Definition of Palikars
1. palikar [n] - See also: palikar
Lexicographical Neighbors of Palikars
Literary usage of Palikars
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Travels in Sicily, Greece and Albania by Thomas Smart Hughes (1820)
"... surrounded by Albanian palikars — Fine Night-scene — Poetical Address to the Acheron — Curious Dream of the Author's — Ascent up the Pass of ..."
2. Turkey Old and New: Historical, Geographical and Statistical by Elizabeth Stone (1880)
"To appreciate their impartiality in the latter respect, it is necessary only to recall the origin of the palikars. In the days of the Byzantine Empire, ..."