What does the word Bashaw mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • See PASHAW.

Usage examples for Bashaw

  1. The captain, one American sea man, and two others of color remain prisoners with them unless exchanged under an agreement formerly made with the Bashaw, to whom, on the faith of that, some of his captive subjects had been restored. – State of the Union Addresses of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  2. The army of the Bashaw was cut to pieces and he himself captured. – Captain John Smith by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  3. There was a crowd of girls about us, and I pulled myself up and looked among them like a Bashaw. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang