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S&L

or S and L

s.l.

1.
Also, sl. salvage loss.
2.
Bibliography. without place (of publication).
Origin of s.l.
From the Latin word sine locō
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  • Again,—in the kha tbn there is the (T.) b (nng) tkn (close circle); its yamn and yasr are called sng and SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Her mother, abba-sultn Begm, was of the Arghns, a daughter of SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Ibrhms time, leaving a very young son called Amad Shh whom SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • In Hazrsps fight260 he got in one challenge with his fists in SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • One time was at Rabt-i-zauraq,1444 one yghch from Andijn when SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • He took it in Shhrukhiya when I went to see my mothers brother, SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • (Feb. 9th) Next day, Wednesday, we bestowed horses and robes on SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Muammad Dld whom we had sent into Khursn; their news was of SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • Gul-badan mentions the arrival in Hindstn of a khnm of this name, who was a daughter of SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
  • A trader, coming into this camp, represented that lam Khn had let SL.

    The Bbur-nma in English Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
British Dictionary definitions for SL

sl1

abbreviation
1.
sine loco
Word Origin
Latin: without place (of publication)

sl2

abbreviation
1.
Sierra Leone

SL

abbreviation
1.
Solicitor at Law
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