- Besides, I hinted to the Rais it would be better if the ghafalah marched more in order, and had a chief. - "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
- He therefore questioned him, saying, " Tell me, rais, art thou Turk, Moor, or renegade?" - "The History of Don Quixote, Volume II., Complete", Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra.
- When the Krooman had made this communication to the others, they saw that all further parley with the Arab merchants was useless; and that their fate was now in the hands of Rais Mourad. - "The Boy Slaves", Mayne Reid.