- a large octagonal design derived from the shape of a rose, a motif on Oriental rugs.
- a flower, especially a rose.
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Examples from the Web for gul
She also met with Jordan's King Abdullah, Turkish President Gul and Turkish Prime Minster Erdogan.U.S. Ignored Warnings Before ISIS Takeover of a Key City
July 10, 2014
Gul ignored the ban and used his Twitter account to express his hope that “this practice will not last long.”
By mid-morning, even some government officials had had enough and, like Gul, broke the ban.
She says that since Gul comes from a poor agricultural family, she has been ignored by the authorities.
Local officials are striking back against Gul with their own version of events.
Her whole soul for me is waste and empty,—my love Gul Assl, for her I mourn.Sketches of Central Asia (1868)
"Gul's seen Creede's ghost, thet's what," suggested Blicky, uneasily.
"Red an' Gul are sleepin' off last night's luck," said Bate Wood.
When I seemed safely off Gul got up and went to the stable as her custom was.
When I seemed safely off, Gul got up and went to the stable as her custom was.