sepoy - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "sepoy" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

sepoy / сипай
[ˈsiː.pɔɪ]
[ˈsiː.pɔɪ]
Перевод
имя существительное
сипай
sepoy
Определения
имя существительное
an Indian soldier serving under British or other European orders.
The only need was for military labour, but even here local soldiers, especially Indian sepoys , were cheap and abundant.
Примеры
he could see the sepoy infantry advancing
His force was made up of two British regular infantry regiments, the 74th and 78th of Foot, Company sepoys and infantry from Hyderabad.
Sullivan set out at 6 a.m. on January 2, 1819, with a detachment of Europeans and sepoys equipped as if ‘departing for the polar seas’.
The only need was for military labour, but even here local soldiers, especially Indian sepoys , were cheap and abundant.
On 10 May 1857, sepoys of the Bengal army shot their British officers and marched on Delhi to restore the aged Mughal emperor, Bahadur Shah, to power.
Huge armies were created, largely composed of Indian sepoys but with some regular British regiments.