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Origin of sheik
OTHER WORDS FROM sheiksheiklike, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sheikshake, sheik
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Example sentences from the Web for sheik
One of the most important rooms in the temple is the shrine of Sheik Adi ibn Musafir.
Yezidis believe Sheik Adi was the possible reincarnation of Tawuse Melek.
“They are army, not militia,” the sheik repeated throughout our conversation.
The sheik seemed to keep his young fighter on hand for meetings with journalists.
Sheik Rogo used to say my mother was fair: she gave one son to Obama and the other to Osama.Death Squads in Kenya’s Shadow War on Shabaab Sympathizers|Margot Kiser|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sheik halted before her, spinning upon one foot, yet keeping his place.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
The sheik, panic-struck, came in and made submission, revealing the treachery of the ranee's paramour and adviser.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Coming still nearer the sheik whispered: ‘He has stolen my best mare and ten oxen.’
Gérard declining both suggestions, the sheik was obliged to leave, as night was at hand, and the lions might appear at any moment.
The sheik immediately asked what it was, and desired a dose for himself and the other men present.Silver Chimes in Syria|W. S. Nelson