Sentence Examples

  • The porters of the town are all Kurds, the river-men Chaldaean Christians.
  • Kurds live upon the Commagenian plains here and there, as also in the northern trans-Euphratean plains.
  • Avicenna was even raised to the office of vizier; but the turbulent soldiery, composed of Kurds and Turks, mutinied against their nominal sovereign, and demanded that the new vizier should be put to death.
  • In general the attitude of the Albanians in the north-eastern districts towards the Slavonic peasantry may be compared with that of the Kurds towards the Armenians.
  • The estimated population is about 12,000, of whom ii,000 are Kurds, and the majority of the remaining 1000 Jews.