Definition of Spahi. Meaning of Spahi. Synonyms of Spahi

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Definition of Spahi

Spahi
Spahi Spa"hi, Spahee Spa"hee, n. [Per., Turk., & Hind. sip[=a]h[=i]: cf. F. spahi. See Seroy.] 1. Formerly, one of the Turkish cavalry. 2. An Algerian cavalryman in the French army.

Meaning of Spahi from wikipedia

- Spahis (French pronunciation: ​[spa.i]) were light-cavalry regiments of the French army recruited primarily from the indigenous po****tions of Algeria...
- The 1st Spahi Regiment (French: 1er Régiment de Spahis) is an armored regiment of the modern French Army, previously called the 1st Moroccan Spahi Regiment...
- remains part of the parade uniform of the one remaining spahi regiment of the French Army: the 1st Spahi Regiment. Other names for a burnous include albornoz...
- Italian Spahis were light cavalry colonial troops of the Kingdom of Italy, raised in Italian Libya between 1912 and 1942. The Italian colonial administration...
- centuries (see Spahi). The word is derived from Persian: سپاهی‎, romanized: sepāhī, meaning "soldier". The term is also transliterated as spahi and spahee;...
- Guard is the direct descendant of a French colonial Spahi detachment sent to Senegal in 1845. This spahi unit is also known as the Red Guard of the Presidency...
- 1962. The Army of Africa included indigenous Arab or Berber volunteers; (spahis, Goumiers and tirailleurs); regiments largely made up of pied-noir French...
- the Fautaua Falls, is named for Loti. This was followed by Le Roman d'un spahi (1881), a record of the melancholy adventures of a soldier in Senegal. In...
- Gabriel Spahiu (Romanian pronunciation: [ɡabriˈel spaˈhi.u]; born 21 March 1968) is a Romanian actor. He appeared in more than eighty films since 1998...
- Davud Spahi Dadgar (Persian: داودئ سپاهي دادگر‎, also Romanized as Dāvūd Spāhī Dādgar) is a village in Bagheli-ye Marama Rural District, in the Central...