noun, plural spa·his.
Origin of spahi
Examples from the Web for spahi
They quarreled; the Spahi drew first; and then, pouf et passe!Under Two Flags|Ouida [Louise de la Ramee]
I therefore suggested to the Spahi that he should remain in the Caf Maure and drink a cup of coffee at my expense.
I have already told you about young Morand, the spahi, and his cousin Geneviève.French and Oriental Love in a Harem|Mario Uchard
The rising wind blew up the skirts of the Spahi's scarlet robe.
No great function, local or otherwise, is complete without a fantasia, and here the Spahi is at his uncontrolled best.In the Land of Mosques & Minarets|Francis Miltoun