Her rig was the Chinese sampan style, which is, I consider, the most convenient boat rig in the whole world.
The heads were all put in the sampan, and they made a full load for it.
Achang and two of the seamen were directed to attend the "Big Four," and they were landed in the sampan.
As the sampan receded from the saurians, they approached the bait.
He would call to his shipmates, and they would give the sampan man the ten sen first.
It is about my bedtime, and I think I will go to my sampan and retire.
When you go to Bangkok, I strongly advise you to hire a sampan and visit the floating portion of the city after nightfall.
Morris shouted that the sampan was in the channel, and the Blanchita moved into it.
Jack was just beginning to thrust the paddle down for a strong, deep stroke when the sampan struck something.
Before the sampan passed out of the lagoon into the creek he lifted his eyes.
light Chinese boat, 1610s, from Chinese san pan, literally "three boards," from san "three" + pan "plank."