follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

Nana Sahib

/ˈnænə ˈsɑːhɪb/
noun
1.
real name Dandhu Panth. ?1825–?1860, Indian nationalist, who led the uprising at Cawnpore during the Indian Mutiny
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for nana sahib
Historical Examples
  • Rather sinister stone, if its history is a true one: the nana sahib's ruby, you know.

    The Voice in the Fog Harold MacGrath
  • On the 16th he drove nana sahib from a strong position at Ahirwa.

    Our Soldiers W.H.G. Kingston
  • But nana sahib encountered overwhelming difficulties from the outset.

    India Under British Rule James Talboys Wheeler
  • A boy was brought up in his household who was known as nana sahib.

    India Under British Rule James Talboys Wheeler
  • nana sahib accompanied the rebels, but implored them not to go to Delhi.

    India Under British Rule James Talboys Wheeler
  • Little do they think what their good friend nana sahib is preparing for them.

    Rujub, the Juggler G. A. Henty
  • After their sufferings death was welcome, even though it came by the hand of nana sahib.

    The Red Book of Heroes Leonora Blanche Lang
  • Neither they nor nana sahib dare at this moment affront the people of Oude.

    Rujub, the Juggler G. A. Henty
  • What became of nana sahib after the Mutiny, is a mystery that probably will never be solved.

    From Egypt to Japan Henry M. Field
  • I have often wondered if it is really the nana sahib's ruby, as her uncle claimed.

    The Voice in the Fog Harold MacGrath

Word of the Day

Word Value for nana

4
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for nana sahib