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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. servants

    In the British service, regimental and staff officers are allowed the indulgence of a steady and well-drilled soldier for a servant; and field-officers, keeping horses, two each. These soldiers are to take their share of any duty on which the officer to whom they are attached is employed, and they must fall in with their respective troops and companies at all reviews, inspections, and field-days. In the U. S. service, officers are not permitted to employ soldiers as servants.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'servants' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3281

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'servants' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4563

How to pronounce servants?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say servants in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of servants in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of servants in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of servants in a Sentence

  1. Ayn Rand:

    Doctors are not servants of their patients, they are traders like everyone else in a free society and they should bear that title proudly considering the crucial importance of the services they offer.

  2. Spun Gold:

    I think everyone wants it to work because Prince Harry is adored around the world, he’s the little boy who lost his mother at 12. He was a slightly off the rails teenager who became a war hero fighting on the frontlines… We want the fairy tale, which has had some tragic lows across the last 30-40 years. The overriding message of the documentary is 'fingers crossed.' Meghan Markle with Prince Harry after their engagement announcement. (Reuters) But those in the documentary warned that this world is not without its pitfalls, Bullen said. You marry into a world that’s diamonds and furs and castles and servants and literally knights in shining armor. But it all comes with a price. Are you ready to pay that price?

  3. Tom Sanders:

    It is already well known that within this cohort there were marked differences in health according to their social position, with the higher grades of civil servants having better health and the lowest grades having the worst health, what we don't know is anything about the nutritional quality of the diets and the linkage of dietary choice with other aspects of lifestyle such as smoking and alcohol intake.

  4. Hannah More:

    My plan of instruction is extremely simple and limited. They learn, on week-days, such coarse works as may fit them for servants. I allow of no writing for the poor. My object is not to make fanatics, but to train up the lower classes in habits of industry and piety.

  5. Robert Greenleaf:

    Good leaders must first become good servants.

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