What does the word saracen mean?

Usage examples for saracen

  1. Eighteen pitched battles fought I in the Saracen land, and in every one was a victor- never, at home or abroad, have I known shame and defeat. – Harold, Book 10. The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  2. The door was thrown open by an old Italian servant, who had the profile of a captive Saracen king. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  3. The Saracen cavalry, terror- stricken at sight of them, dispersed in all directions. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison