• WordNet 3.6
    • n Osmanli a Turk (especially a Turk who is a member of the tribe of Osman I)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Osmanli A Turkish official; one of the dominant tribe of Turks; loosely, any Turk.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Osmanli Relating to the empire of Turkey.
    • n Osmanli A member of the reigning dynasty of Turkey.
    • n Osmanli A Turk subject to the Sultan of Turkey. See Ottoman. [Provincials who are not of Turkish blood sometimes designate officers of the Turkish government as Osmanlis.]
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Osmanli os-man′li of or belonging to Turkey
    • n Osmanli a member of the reigning family of Turkey: a subject of the emperor of Turkey
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
So called from Osman,. See Ottoman


In literature:

Hajji meets Osman Aga again.
"The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan" by James Morier
When the column arrived within half a mile of the position occupied by the main force of Osman Digma, they encamped for the night.
"Our Sailors" by W.H.G. Kingston
The next day she went to the zenana of Osman Ali.
"Mr. Midshipman Easy" by Captain Frederick Marryat
Meanwhile Osman, with his brave but worn-out band, made his last sortie from Plevna.
"In the Track of the Troops" by R.M. Ballantyne
Osman spoke in Lingua Franca and Peter replied in his ordinary language.
"The Middy and the Moors" by R.M. Ballantyne
To me and mine leave Osman Bey!
"The Works Of Lord Byron, Vol. 3 (of 7)" by Lord Byron
One of the prisoners taken at Sinkat came in a day or two later, having made his escape from Osman Digma's camp.
"The Dash for Khartoum" by George Alfred Henty
Pasvantooelu (Osman Pasha), 57.
"The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1" by Henry Baerlein
Those were the great days of Turkey, when the Osmanli was master of the East, and regarded himself as the master of the world.
"Paul Patoff" by F. Marion Crawford
Osman Digna again turned up near Suakin, but had no success except in his usual flight.
"Our Soldiers" by W.H.G. Kingston
Osman II., fearing their power, and disgusted with their degeneracy, resolved to destroy them, as dangerous to the state.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
Osman had quietly come to the wise conclusion that Mahdism was near its end.
"Khartoum Campaign, 1898" by Bennet Burleigh
When the Sudan War broke out, Baker, hastening with 3500 men to relieve Tokar, encountered the enemy under Osman Digna at El Teb.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
At Sultan's request, British attack Osman, in Marudu Bay, 1845.
"British Borneo" by W. H. Treacher
These submarine springs are believed to take their source in the hills of Osman, some 500 or 600 miles distant.
"Little Folks (November 1884)" by Various
Ever since the beginning of the summer, war had been waged with Osman Pasha of Mostar, concerning a disputed territory.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine -- Volume 57, No. 351, January 1845" by Various
Topal Osman endeavored in vain to rally them.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, v. 13" by Various
John Osman Baldwin of Ohio is a natural poet of spontaneous grace, though requiring cultivation in correct style.
"Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
OSMAN, Sultan, promotes his gardener, ii.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
He died shortly afterwards and was succeeded by Osman Bey al-Bardisi.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various

In poetry:

As for my neighbors,
the worker Osman and the martyr Aysha,
they felt the great longing while alive,
maybe without even knowing it.
"Last Will And Testament" by Nazim Hikmet
The worker Osman whom Hassan Bey ordered shot
can lie on one side of me, and on the other side
the martyr Aysha, who gave birth in the rye
and died inside of forty days.
"Last Will And Testament" by Nazim Hikmet
Ye sons of Great Britain, I think no shame
To write in praise of brave General Graham!
Whose name will be handed down to posterity without any stigma,
Because, at the battle of El-Teb, he defeated Osman Digna.
"The Battle of El-Teb" by William Topaz McGonagall
Thus slowly and cautiously brave General Graham proceeded
And to save his men from slaughter, great caution was needed,
Because Osman Digna's force was about ten thousand strong;
But he said, Come on, my brave lads, we'll conquer them ere long!
"The Battle of El-Teb" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

When a visitor stopped by his office, Ahmed Osman pointed to a table laden with paperbacks that Amana Publications, a publisher of Islamic books, had been producing at its headquarters in Beltsville, Md.
Jean Junior Osman/ CNN Email.
Stephen Osman / Special to The Star.
Photos by Stephen Osman / Special to The Star Video of Martin Luther King Jr plays during a service Wednesday at California Lutheran University.
Like many inner-city students, Keren Osman's school bus isn't yellow.
Oranges within Apples by Osman Azami.
The Precipitous World of Dan Osman.
Widely considered to be Senegalese Writer/Director Osmane Sembene's finest achievement, Xala is adapted from his own novel.
Look carefully at the booking photo of 19-year-old Mohamed Osman Mohamud.
Lucia Osman of Hartford was awarded one of four United Technologies/ YMCA Wesley A Kuhrt Youth Citizenship Awards for Community Service at the YMCA of Greater Hartford's recent annual meeting.
"Massive well done to my old #dcfc team mate Leon Osman on his #England call up .".
Yusif Osman was a US legal resident from Ghana and had been living in Los Angeles for five years.
MOHAMED OSMAN Associated Press AP.
Waleed Osman is charged with burglary, voyeurism and indecent exposure and is being held on $150,000 bond.
Jamal Osman travels to Bossasso to find out what it means to be on death row.

In science:

Zero-one laws for connectivity in random key graphs Osman Ya ˘gan and Armand M.
Zero-one laws for connectivity in random key graphs
Osman Ya ˘gan (S’07) received the B.S. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Middle East Technical University, Ankara (Turkey) in 2007, and the Ph.D degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD in 2011.
Zero-one laws for connectivity in random key graphs
Osman (H1) demonstrated in his talk, that the standard QCD MC models fail to describe the data in different azimuthal regions with respect to the leading jet .
Hadronic Final States
Osman, these proceedings and references therein.
Hadronic Final States
K.-H. Chew, L.-H. Ong, J. Osman, and D.R. Tilley. Theory of far-infrared reflection and transmission by ferroelectric thin films. J.
Surface and size effect on fluctuations correlation in nanoparticles with long-range order