Sentence Examples


  • The tribesmen lost more than Iooo killed.
  • Most of the less nomad tribesmen are Sanjurani and Toki, the sardars jealously claiming the former appellation.
  • Krene-te) who form a council and, like the baryaktar, hold their office by hereditary right; they preside over the assemblies of the tribesmen, which exercise the supreme legislative power.
  • He communicates to the tribesmen the orders of the vali, which must be framed in accordance with their customs and institutions.
  • Notwithstanding the abandonment of Christianity by a large section of the population after the Turkish conquest, the authority of the sultans was never effectively established, and succeeding centuries present a record of interminable conflicts between the tribesmen and the Turks, between the Christians and the converts to Islam, or between all combined and the traditional Montenegrin enemy.