One sees him now directly over the Gurkha regiment's bivouacs, and hears a faint hissing noise as of rapidly spinning propellers.
On parade were the 5th, 6th and 10th Gurkha Battalions with the 14th Sikhs.
This period was marked by two wars of the first magnitude, the Gurkha War.
How can it come between us and these Gurkha dogs whom we have been seeking this many a day?
This morning the Gurkha regiment relieved in the first line.
He was partly of Gurkha blood, and his senses were wonderfully keen.
The other, a Gurkha battalion for use in the Northern frontier subdivision of Mogaung, was more difficult to recruit.
The body of a Gurkha, killed by him, was discovered on a path through the jungle.
The common soldier who touches a Gurkha is more than likely to have his head sliced open.
Here a friend introduced me to a Jemadar in a Gurkha regiment.
1811, member of a dominant race of Nepal, of Hindu descent, famous as warriors. Said to be ultimately from Sanskrit gauh "cow" + raksati "he protects."