/ (ˈbælkɪs) /
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the name in the Koran of the queen of Sheba 2
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Balkis
Balkan States, Balkan War, Balkar, Balkh, Balkhash, Balkis, balkline, balky, ball, Balla, ballad
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How to use Balkis in a sentence
Also, the beauteous Balkis sent King Solomon a precious goblet of carved sardonyx, of magnificent workmanship.Sulamith: A Romance of Antiquity|Alexandre Kuprin
As Balkis came to seek Solomon, so this woman came to the mountain-summit seeking a king.The Proud Prince|Justin Huntly McCarthy
Balkis, the Arabian name of the queen of Sheba, who went from the south to witness the wisdom and splendor of Solomon.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
“spheieron do”: (Greek), his home: the idea of Balkis talking Greek to Solomon is to show what a prig she was.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
So the King wrote a letter to Balkis, bidding her follow the guidance of fate and come to the court of the wise King.The Curious Book of Birds|Abbie Farwell Brown