Definition of Harams
1. haram [n] - See also: haram
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Literary usage of Harams
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1830)
"But for harams—in the plural—Byron was too poor for such expensive ... Having broken up his imaginary harams,—no more Byron's than Air Dallas's,—he ..."
2. Universal Geography: Or, A Description of All Parts of the World, on a New by Conrad Malte-Brun (1829)
"When walking abroad from their harams, which we improperly call seraglios,* the Mahometan women, whether wives or concubines, are always covered with triple ..."
3. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1811)
"... who are confined in the harams of the Eaft. It is true, that European clergymen and ... mens harams a ..."
4. Philosophical Dissertations on the Egyptians and Chinese by Cornelius Pauw (1795)
"... none are allowed to enter the harams but matrons, ... What renders the harams fo little unhealthy, in contradiction to the opinion of ..."
5. Woman Outside Christendom: An Exposition of the Influence Exerted by by J G. Mandley (1880)
"The wives have each their separate servants and carriages, and are allowed to exchange visits with the wives of other men; and, in some harams, ..."