Definition of Bedawin
1. bedouin [n -S] - See also: bedouin
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Literary usage of Bedawin
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea by William Francis Lynch (1853)
"Our bedawin friends had many of them exchanged their lances for more ... Eleven camels stalked solemnly ahead, followed by the wild bedawin on their blooded ..."
2. The Desert of the Exodus: Journeys on Foot in the Wilderness of the Forty by Edward Henry Palmer (1871)
"bedawin Camp. Storms; a disaster. Collection of Arab stories. Doctoring the bedawin. Ascent of Jebel Katarina: the Partridge Fountain; view from the summit. ..."
3. An Account of Palmyra and Zenobia: With Travels and Adventures in Bashan and by William Wright (1895)
"They hunt and hawk, and are as good horsemen as the bedawin, and better shots. They resemble the bedawin, but have much more bone and sinew. ..."
4. East of the Jordan: A Record of Travel and Observation in the Countries of by Selah Merrill (1881)
"I collected a good many fossils, which abound in the limestone rock in the region, and also copied a curious epitaph, from the tomb of a sheikh in a bedawin ..."
5. The Land and the Book, Or, Biblical Illustrations Drawn from the Manners and by William McClure Thomson (1886)
"bedawin Encampments.— The Stolen Pitchfork and the Christian Guide. ... Encampment of bedawin.—Migration in Search of Pasture. ..."
6. The Land and the Book, Or, Biblical Illustrations Drawn from the Manners and by William McClure Thomson (1883)
"bedawin Steward.—Gathering of the Flocks.—Dogs of the bedawin.—The Man of-Uz. — Drought by Day, ... bedawin ..."
7. Egypt in 1898 by George Warrington Steevens (1898)
"North-west of it runs a twenty-mile valley, with a string of salt lakes, a village or two of semi-bedawin, and, in these latter days, a soda factory. ..."
8. Adventures in the Libyan Desert and the Oasis of Jupiter Ammon by Bayle St. John (1849)
"... in a Thicket—The Reubens and the Benjamins of our Days—The bedawin Camel—Vineyards of ... —bedawin Importunities- Temperature—Rough Road—The Lesser ..."