Beduin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Beduin a member of a nomadic tribe of Arabs
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Beduin See Bedouin.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Beduin a form of Bedouin.
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Usage

In literature:

The Amalekites had not as yet intermingled with the Ishmaelites, and their Beduin blood was still pure.
"Patriarchal Palestine" by Archibald Henry Sayce
Beduin place names too have a charm of their own.
"The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918" by F.L. Morrison
They are a wild and warlike pastoral people, called Beduins.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
Do you know, Child, I am destined to be a Beduin queen.
"The Book of Khalid" by Ameen Rihani
BEDUIN, a form of BEDOUIN.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)" by Various
Having passed this town of Xeher, along the coast there are other small towns, and Beduins in the interior of the country.
"A Description of the Coasts of East Africa and Malabar" by Duarte Barbosa
He drove the Beduin and other marauders across the frontiers of the desert and pushed the war into Syria itself.
"The Hittites" by A. H. Sayce
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