How To Spell Sallee?

Correct spelling: Sallee


Sallee as a girl's name is a variant of Sally (English) and Sarah (Hebrew), and the meaning of Sallee is "princess".

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What are the usage examples for Sallee?

  1. The story of the bear in the tree, and the fight with the wolves in the snow, is likewise matter of real history; and in a word, the adventures of Robinson Crusoe are a whole scheme of a life of twenty- eight years spent in the most wandering, desolate, and afflicting circumstances that ever man went through, and in which I have lived so long in a life of wonders, in continued storms, fought with the worst kind of savages and man- eaters, by unaccountable surprising incidents; fed by miracles greater than that of the ravens, suffered all manner of violences and oppressions, injurious reproaches, contempt of men, attacks of devils, corrections from Heaven, and oppositions on earth; and had innumerable ups and downs in matters of fortune, been in slavery worse than Turkish, escaped by an exquisite management, as that in the story of Xury and the boat of Sallee been taken up at sea in distress, raised again and depressed again, and that oftener perhaps in one man's life than ever was known before; shipwrecked often, though more by land than by sea; in a word, there's not a circumstance in the imaginary story but has its just allusion to a real story, and chimes part for part, and step for step, with the inimitable life of Robinson Crusoe. – Daniel Defoe by William Minto
  2. A Captain might thus clear several thousands of pounds by a short voyage; and for this lucrative business he too often neglected the interests of his country and the honour of his flag, made mean submissions to foreign powers, disobeyed the most direct injunctions of his superiors, lay in port when he was ordered to chase a Sallee rover, or ran with dollars to Leghorn when his instructions directed him to repair to Lisbon. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  3. Two hundred and ninety British captives were surrendered; and a promise was extorted from the government of Sallee to redeem the wretched captives, sold away to Tunis and Algiers. – White Slavery in the Barbary States by Charles Sumner

What are the rhymes for Sallee?

  1. raley, bally, cally, valli, sallie, tally, hally, verbally, valley, halle, dally, halley, talley, vallee, mally, galley, salley, lally, galli, sally, rally;
  2. allie, cali, calley, alley, vitale, alli, alie;
  3. vitaly, finale, mcnally;

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