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noun as in harem

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From the crypt they proceeded to the palace zenana (harem), which surrounded a court of exceeding beauty.

He had the right to come and go; as regent he could enter the zenana without being accompanied by the council.

Umballa must look elsewhere for his chief wife; the Mem-sahib would not adorn his zenana.

It was but a murmur; and the two turned to witness the approach of the woman of the zenana.

At this very moment I could place you in my zenana and who would ever know?


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to zenana, such as: concubines, purdah, seraglio, serail, and serai.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.