Definition for obeid (2 of 2)
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Obeid in Darfour surrendered after a five months' siege, and, flushed with success, he carried all before him.The Red Book of Heroes|Leonora Blanche Lang
The officials at El Obeid made some attempt to check this trade, but the difficulties were great.Fire and Sword in the Sudan|Rudolf C. Slatin
The success of the Government troops at Obeid was, however, doomed to be followed by disasters in other directions.
His original plan was to march to Bara and Obeid by the northern and more direct route.
The garrison in El Obeid now began to suffer from the effects of this close siege and blockade.Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892|F. R. Wingate