Origin of nawab
Examples from the Web for nawab
The man had a grudge against him; his ears and nose had been cut off some time before at the Nawab's order.In Clive's Command|Herbert Strang
I know the way into the zenana by the broken wall,' he said, 'and I will go and stab the Nawab in his sleep; who will know of it?A Noble Queen (Volume I of 3)|Philip Meadows Taylor
On its overthrow by Akbar in 1572, it was annexed to the Mogul empire and governed by a Nawab.
The Nawab subsequently drew up the narrative from materials in his possession, and gave it in the original to the translator.The Kingdom of the Yellow Robe|Ernest Young
The Nawab has made his submission, and we have nothing to do but receive it and move on.Twelve Years of a Soldier's Life in India|W. S. R. Hodson