Example sentences from the Web for khiva
He was a Turkoman from Khiva, and belonged to the tribe of Yomut.rminius Vambry, his life and adventures|rminius Vambry
The Central Asiatics themselves give the preference to the Khiva production, a fact which tends to confirm our opinion.Sketches of Central Asia (1868)|Arminius Vmbry
Two years later he was sent with a small escort on a dangerous mission to Khiva and Bokhara.
Sometimes a Khiva has a long panel centre, with a prayer niche.Rugs: Oriental and Occidental, Antique & Modern|Rosa Belle Holt
In Khiva it is woven of cotton and raw silk, in Bokhara and Khokand of cotton alone.Travels in Central Asia|Arminius Vmbry