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By 1315 AD, the numbers of Mamluks in Egypt rose exponentially to 24,000 men – but more than half of them came from the retinues of the amirs.
MAMLUKS: THE INCREDIBLE ISLAMIC SLAVE-WARRIORS OF EGYPTDATTATREYA MANDALJUNE 23, 2022REALM OF HISTORY
Such claims, as well as the seething tone with which Putin delivered them, have come in the past from the most infamous paranoiac in his retinue, the security chief Nikolai Patrushev.
PUTIN'S MOVES TOWARD WAR IN UKRAINE SHOW HOW DANGEROUS HE HAS BECOMESIMON SHUSTERFEBRUARY 22, 2022TIME
When the Begum and the moulvie departed for Lucknow they were accompanied by nearly the whole of their retinue.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Well, her father established Peggy in a big house in St. James's—huge retinue of servants and so forth.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
Gazing toward the Distance, the Wazir saw the Princess and her retinue nearing their destination.
FIFTY CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSVARIOUS
The past has come down to us cloaked and shrouded, and attended by its decorous retinue of mutes and bearers.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
His guardsmen trotted alongside while the rest of his retinue mounted and followed as best they could.
THE ENVOY, HERHORACE BROWN FYFE
A few hours later, Wilkins found Vyrtl and a small retinue resting beside a pool at the edge of the forest.
THE ENVOY, HERHORACE BROWN FYFE
The usual retinue of the King on his visits to Poland included also a part of the French ballet and comedy.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
Two nights later, with a retinue, he hurriedly left England-for Constantinople.
THE LORD OF THE SEAM. P. SHIEL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RETINUE

  • alarm clock
  • attendant
  • beau
  • bird dog
  • bodyguard
  • cavalier
  • chaperon
  • companion
  • company
  • consort
  • convoy
  • convoyer
  • cortege
  • date
  • entourage
  • fellow
  • friend
  • gallant
  • guard
  • guide
  • partner
  • protector
  • retinue
  • safeguard
  • squire
  • train
  • warden
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