herd of kine

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  • And they seemed to sport amid them like two furious lions amid a herd of kine. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • You are but fit to drive a herd of kine. Cited from The Thirsty Sword, by Robert Leighton
  • Seven herds of kine there are and seven flocks of sheep, and fifty in each. Cited from The Story Of The Odyssey, by Alfred J. Church
  • Indeed, that army of mine is like a panic-struck herd of kine reft of its herdsman. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • And he went to his herds of kine, rejoicing in his wedlock. Cited from Theocritus, Bion and Moschus, Andrew Lang
  • Soon we saw that so far, at any rate, Fortune was playing into our hands, since herd after herd of kine were driven into the valley during the afternoon and enclosed in the stock-kraals. Cited from Child of Storm, by H. Rider Haggard
  • It was a poor place, indeed, and had been poorly farmed until it was as lean as Pharaoh's second herd of kine. Cited from My Friends at Brook Farm,by John Van Der Zee Sears
  • And afflicted with fear, the Pandava host cast its eyes around, and not beholding any protector, looked like a herd of kine afflicted by cold. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Then those kings, afflicted by Karna and losing their coolness, began to wander on the field like a herd of kine afflicted with cold. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • In rosy garments, shining like A swift bay mare; the twin knights' friend, Mother of all our herds of kine. Cited from Mr. Isaacs, A Tale of Modern India, by F. Marion Crawford
  • And the army of the sons of Pandu, indulging in loud wails, including the very leaders of their best of car-warriors, was seen to be as confounded as a very herd of kine. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • The ridge upon which they stood was a mass of old mosques and groves, showing that in former days a thick population tenanted these hills: from the summit appeared distant herds of kine and white flocks scattered like patches of mountain quartz. Cited from First footsteps in East Africa,byRichard F. Burton
  • Hear now the sum of them: on the mainland twenty herds of kine, and flocks of sheep as many, and droves of swine as many, and as many herds of goats. Cited from The Story Of The Odyssey, by Alfred J. Church
  • Scorched with my arrows today, the Chedis, the Panchalas, and the Somakas, will fly away on all sides like a herd of kine afflicted by a lion. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • One day beyond the forest's bound The wandering saint a village found, And asked the swains and neatherds there Who owned the land so rich and fair, With all the hamlets of the plain, And herds of kine and fields of grain. Cited from Hindu Literature, by Epiphanius Wilson
  • Behold, O son of Hidimva, the army of the Pandavas is being beaten by Karna on the field of battle, like a herd of kine by the herdsman. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • And the Pandava troops, thus fleeing away, O Bharata, failed to find a protector, like a herd of kine sunk in a shoal of ants while being trod down by a strong person. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Round about him were numberless herds of kine that were grazing Quietly in the meadows, and breathing the vapory freshness That uprose from the river, and spread itself over the landscape. Cited from Elson Grammer School Literature, by Elson, Book 4
  • Round about him were numberless herds of kine, that were grazing Quietly in the meadows, and breathing the vapory freshness That uprose from the river, and spread itself over the landscape. Cited from Evangeline, by Henry W. Longfellow
  • Thus slaughtered by Drona, like the Asuras by Sakra, the Panchalas began to tremble like a herd of kine afflicted with cold. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2