Sentence Examples


  • SAHIB, a title of respect in India, specially used to designate Europeans.
  • His adopted son, Nana Sahib, inherited his accumulated savings, but could obtain no further recognition.
  • His adopted son grew up to be the Nana Sahib, of infamous memory, who took a leading part in the Mutiny.
  • The proper feminine form is sahiba; but the hybrid term memsahib (from madam and sahib) is universally used in India for European ladies.
  • It has massive fortifications erected under Hyder Ali and Tippoo Sahib towards the close of the 18th century; and near it on the west are remains of a city of the 2nd century A.D.