One of my Lahore friends is the daughter of a high-ranking officer in the Frontier Corps who is Pathan.
Kim, regarded as Mahbub Ali's favourite by all who wished to stand well with the Pathan, was not called upon to work.
The Sikh wears his hair down to his waist; the Pathan shaves his head.
I am a Pathan, as thou didst say, and were I a man of war, I would fain have had a part with them.
And so died Koda Bux the Pathan, loyal avenger of his master's honour.
The Ghilzai Afghans are of doubtful origin: they are sometimes reckoned as Pathan.
The Pathan thumped him on the back so hard that his eyes watered.
On the morning of the 13th a white flag was shown by the enemy, and a Pathan shouted out "Cease firing!"
"A Pathan," replied Daly, and related how Ahmed had rescued the girl.
He yawned and dropped both hands to his side; and it was at that instant that the Pathan sprang at him.