Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Hin’da.

E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Daughter of Al Hassan, the Arabian ameer of Persia. Her lover, Hafed, was a Gheber or Fire-worshipper, the sworn enemy of Al Hassan and all his race. Al Hassan sent her away for safety, but she was taken captive by Hafed’s party, and when her lover (betrayed to Al Hassan) burnt himself to death in the sacred fire, Hinda cast herself headlong into the sea. (T. Moore: The Fire-Worshippers.)   1



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