Houri

Houri, a beautiful maiden who, according to the Mohammedan faith, awaits the advent of a pious Moslem in Paradise.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Hounslow * Houston, Samuel
Hosea
Hoshangabad
Hoshiarpur
Hospitallers
Hospodar
Hostilius, Tullus
Hottentots
Houdon, Jean-Antoine
Houghton, Richard Monckton Milnes, Lord
Hounslow
Houri
Houston, Samuel
Houyhn`hnms
Hoveden, Roger of
Howard, Catherine
Howard, John
Howe, John
Howe, Richard, Earl
Howell, James
Howells, William Dean
Howitt, William

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Houri in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable