Examples from the Web for cham
Contemporary Examples of cham
The first real guitar I had, Mr. Cham Fields, who owned a roadhouse, gambling house, and W. C. Handy gave it to me.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis
June 7, 2014
Historical Examples of cham
Come along, now, to Phillips' bar and we'll split a bottle of cham.The Sign of the Spider
The supreme ruler of the Tartars was a chieftain called a Cham.Peter the Great
I can guess, then, what like she is—prim and demure, like a caricature by Cham.Madame Midas
But the emperor of Cathay was called not cham, but chan; and I shall tell you how.Early Travels in Palestine
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The pharmacopœia of the Cham is certainly an offshoot of that of the Chinese.Indo-China and Its Primitive People
- an archaic word for khan 1 (def. 1)
Word Origin for cham
- plural Cham or Chams a member of a people of Indonesian stock living in Cambodia and central Vietnam
- the language of this people, belonging to the Malayo-Polynesian family
old alternative form of khan, 1550s, from French cham, Medieval Latin cham, alternative forms of chan, can.