One, a mahout, or tender, straddled the neck to guide the creature.
At any rate, it worked and the mahout threw a handful of coins to him.
No; I think—yes, it is the mahout who rode into camp at the review.
This was seen to be fair and the mahout had to get off; then the fight began.
"The only problem to be solved, then, is where to find a mahout," he said in conclusion.
Then the mahout, weak as he was, helped them off, and set about washing the dark red stains away.
Take him under the trees, mahout, and see that he gets his spices.
The mahout is the fellow that sits on the elephant's neck and conducts him.
The mahout who stood at his head now mounted in an extraordinary manner.
When we reached the ghat or ferry, I ordered Geerdharee Jha's mahout to cross with his elephant.