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Enver Pasha

[en-ver pah-shah] /ɛnˈvɛr pɑˈʃɑ/
noun
1.
1881–1922, Turkish soldier and statesman.
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  • Enver Pasha and his associates owned two of the largest shops in Stamboul.

  • Enver Pasha had made a monopoly in milk, and a corner in velvet.

    Caught by the Turks Francis Yeats-Brown
  • Behind the lattices of the harems it was said that Enver Pasha's day was done.

    Caught by the Turks Francis Yeats-Brown
  • Enver Pasha, Turkish soldier and politician, born at Constantinople in 1879.

  • Turks are not much given to laughter, but Enver Pasha must at least have smiled on that day.

  • I was taken downstairs into the darkness, on entering this inferno of the damned of Enver Pasha.

    Caught by the Turks Francis Yeats-Brown
  • What Enver Pasha failed to do, the lice achieved, and the unique opportunity to get a safe wash was fully appreciated.

    New Zealanders at Gallipoli Major Fred Waite
  • They brought back news that Enver Pasha had refused parole and demands unconditional surrender.

    The Secrets of a Kuttite Edward O. Mousley
  • Enver Pasha had of course himself a weakness for this sort of thing, but still, to save appearances, the Damad had to be punished.

    Caught by the Turks Francis Yeats-Brown
  • Only Enver Pasha and his personal followers remained faithful to their German friends.

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Enver Pasha

/ˈɛnvə ˈpɑːʃə/
noun
1.
1881–1922, Turkish soldier and leader of the Young Turks: minister of war (1914–18)
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