bahadur

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bahadur

(bəˈhɑːdə)
n
(Historical Terms) (often in combination) a title formerly conferred by the British on distinguished Indians
[C18: from Hindi bahādur hero, from Persian: valiant]
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This showed that Bahadur Khan, his body-servant, had waked from sleep and wished to put Strickland to bed.
Bahadur Khan, a great, green-turbaned, six-foot Mohammedan, said that it was a very warm night, but that there was more rain pending, which, by his honor's favor, would bring relief to the country.
"It is in my mind, Bahadur Khan, that I have worked thee remorselessly for many days-ever since that time when thou first came into my service.
The lamp-light slid along the barrels of the rifle as they leveled themselves against Bahadur Khan's broad breast.
Bahadur Khan stood ashen grey in the light of the one lamp.
"Do I hang, then?" said Bahadur Khan, making no attempt to escape and keeping his eyes on the ground.
Bahadur Khan stepped back one pace, quivered, and stood still The two policemen waited further orders.
"I come of land-h~ding stock," said Bahadur Khan, rocking where he stood.
PESHAWAR -- Tournament favourites PPC Bahadurs outclass PPC Lions by 9 wickets to enter the semi-final of 3rd edition of RMI Media Cricket League.
Tareen said in a video message that he had other names in options as well, but the fans urged him to go with Multan Sultans, dropping the other two options Multan Bahadurs and Multan Malangs.
He was willing to sign a statement declaring Aftab Bahadurs innocence before his sentence was carried out, but Aftab Bahadurs lawyers were prevented from having this statement signed by the jail authorities in Multan, Pakistan.
Bam Bahadurs exact date of birth is not known; he was born either in 1818 or 1819.