- " There is our palm grove," she cried, pointing to a few stunted trees whose fronds showed above the rock- strewn bank of a small wady, or ravine, which cut through the center of the shelving plateau they were crossing. - "The Wheel O' Fortune", Louis Tracy.
- Therefore, these Bisharin brethren must have felt something akin to surprise when they were tethered and fed in a rock- strewn wady which offered neither food nor water. - "The Wheel O' Fortune", Louis Tracy.
- The gentlemen paid off the men on the Mamoudieh and ordered her to go on to Wady Halfa. - "It Happened in Egypt", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.