Origin of pir
Examples from the Web for pir
Pir Baksh had his reasons for wishing to put his victim away more quietly.
Perhaps after all Pir Baksh had been judged too hastily, and had been less of a scoundrel than they had imagined.
The southern branch of this bifurcation is known as the Pir Panjal range, and is that which bounds Kashmir on the south.Kashmir|Sir Francis Edward Younghusband
Near the imamzada of Sahid is a burial-ground, rendered holy by the dust of a pir or saint who lies there.Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan, Volume II (of 2)|Isabella L. Bird
Then he remembered how Pir Baksh, by shooting the colonel, had brought the mutiny to pass, and was guilty of all the bloodshed.