Buldeo was speechless with surprise for a moment, and the head-man stared.
Abdi, our head-man, was also a Somali, but of a different tribe.
Mokaik was the name of our Mokadam or head-man, and his tribe rejoiced in the name of Khailiki.
With a deprecatory smile the head-man would make some excuse.
I have told the head-man what to do; but the men here are as nothing.