Her rig was the Chinese sampan style, which is, I consider, the most convenient boat rig in the whole world.
Before the sampan passed out of the lagoon into the creek he lifted his eyes.
Achang and two of the seamen were directed to attend the "Big Four," and they were landed in the sampan.
The heads were all put in the sampan, and they made a full load for it.
He would call to his shipmates, and they would give the sampan man the ten sen first.
As the sampan receded from the saurians, they approached the bait.
When you go to Bangkok, I strongly advise you to hire a sampan and visit the floating portion of the city after nightfall.
It is about my bedtime, and I think I will go to my sampan and retire.
Jack was just beginning to thrust the paddle down for a strong, deep stroke when the sampan struck something.
Morris shouted that the sampan was in the channel, and the Blanchita moved into it.
light Chinese boat, 1610s, from Chinese san pan, literally "three boards," from san "three" + pan "plank."