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When they are at last rescued by a Bedouin, Saint-Exupéry equates him to “the nobility and generosity” of “Man” himself.Taking to the skies in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s ‘Wind, Sand and Stars’|Mary Winston Nicklin|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
Bedouin women wore bright clothes and burqas, the parting of their hair and their kohl-lined eyes left exposed.Saudi Activist Manal Al-Sharif on Why She Removed the Veil|Manal Al Sharif, Advancing Human Rights|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many of the Bedouin and Christians, especially, are doing their best to distance themselves from the violence.Israelis and Arabs Shaken by the Aftershock of Teen Murders|Miranda Frum|July 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Egyptian authorities do have some reason to doubt Berber and Bedouin loyalty.
One role the desert-dwelling Bedouin and Berbers would be perfectly suited to is aiding the army in its frontier patrols.
The first state-sanctioned Bedouin town in the Negev, named Tel Sheva, was established in 1968.
The similitude is a calumny on the descendants of Ishmael; the fiercest Bedouin are refined and mild compared with the Apaches.Overland|John William De Forest
Down a leafy way charged a squadron of Bedouin light horse, twenty, perhaps, and more.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
The ports which are thus found among the breakers are like the hospitality of the fierce Bedouin—friendly and sure.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
Are thy relations with thy driver, I wonder, those of the Bedouin and his steed?The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton
"Better a Bedouin in the trackless desert than a man who is forever running the gauntlet at such a risk," he said embarrassingly.The Broken Sword|Dennison Worthington