noun, plural as·ka·ris, as·ka·ri.
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Examples from the Web for askari
Therefore Sir Henry and the Askari proceeded to arm themselves in like fashion.Allan Quatermain|H. Rider Haggard
The first man addressed a chaffing remark to the Askari with Jack, and then asked where the rest of the party were.
The Askari looked on stolidly as he gathered stones from below the bank and heaped them to form a low rude cairn.
He remembered that the Askari had spoken of an old camping-place a little below the spot on which they stood.
"Watcha kalele, Saa-sita," I told the askari; at once he lifted up his voice to repeat my words.The Land of Footprints|Stewart Edward White