The khedive of Egypt persuades himself that the success of the equilateral will silence his local political rivals.
She admitted his ultimate authority and especially the loyalty and duty of the Egyptian army and khedive to him.
In 1875 she purchased the shares owned by the khedive of Egypt.
We have no boat now to communicate by lake, and you do not mention what has become of the steamers, the khedive and Nyanza.
The khedive will be curbed in, and will no longer be absolute Sovereign.
At the mention of this name the khedive exhibited genuine interest.
And to think Arabi was one of the khedive's most trusted ministers!
After giving his orders in the name of the khedive, he disappears as mysteriously, no one knows whither.
He received the medal and clasp, khedive's star and the 3rd class of the Medjidie.
The khedive and his outriders are jostled in most unseemly fashion by bare-boned donkeys whipped along by ragged urchins.
Turkish viceroy of Egypt, 1867, from French khédive, from Turkish khidiv, from Persian khidiw "prince," derivative of khuda "master, prince," from Old Persian khvadata- "lord," from compound *khvat-data-, literally "created from oneself," from khvat- (from PIE *swe-tos "from oneself," ablative of root *s(w)e-; see idiom) + data- "created."