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Definition of "rukh" []

  • The roc (large bird) (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "rukh" in a sentence
  • "At this my wonder increased, and I remembered a story which travellers and voyagers had told me long before, that there is, in certain of the islands, a bird of enormous size, called the rukh, that feedeth its young ones with elephants."
  • "” And the Moor said: “O my lady, the rukh is a huge bird that lifteth camels and elephants in its claws and flieth off with them, so vast is its strength."
  • "” And the sorcerer replied: “O my lady, all it lacketh is that there should hang from the dome an egg of the bird called the rukh; and were this hung, the kiosk would not be equalled in the world."
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