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Surajah Dowlah

[suh-rah-juh dou-luh] /səˈrɑ dʒə ˈdaʊ lə/
noun
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  • But as between Clive and Surajah Dowlah, the rule of the former was infinitely better.

    From Egypt to Japan Henry M. Field
  • Surajah Dowlah was little changed from when I had last seen him.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward
  • The miserable Surajah Dowlah was no match for Clive in the cabinet, any more than in the field.

    Battles of English History H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George
  • Surajah Dowlah raised his head and looked at me in some surprise.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward
  • This lucky accident put an end to the campaign, the whole country at once submitting to Surajah Dowlah.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward
  • Surajah Dowlah fled; Meer Jaffier was placed upon the throne.

    A History of England, Period III. Rev. J. Franck Bright
  • No doubt he had acquired influence with Surajah Dowlah by flattering his superiority to the English.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward
  • And now men began to tell each other fearful stories of Surajah Dowlah and his career.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward
  • This man had played an important part in all the revolutions which, since the time of Surajah Dowlah, had taken place in Bengal.

  • Whether Surajah Dowlah suspected my designs, and took particular measures for baffling them, I cannot say.

    Athelstane Ford Allen Upward

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