Example sentences for: abu

How can you use “abu” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Most people take the regular flights from Aswan to Abu Simbel—around 50 minutes—but the four-hour overland route offers a fascinating insight into life away from the big tourist towns of Egypt if you have more time.

  • Some of Said's admirers refer to Ajami by the ugly term "Uncle Abu"--a play on Uncle Tom meaning, in this case, an Arab Orientalist.

  • After Abu Hoshar's release, Hijazi shuttled between Boston and Jordan gathering money and supplies.

  • See Intelligence report, interrogation of Abu Zubaydah, July 10, 2002.

  • A Palestinian man, Ali Abu Kamal, shot seven people on the observation deck of the Empire State Building , killing one.

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