Kairwan sentence example
- - Besides the capital, Tunis, the chief towns of Tunisia are Sfax, Susa and Kairwan.
- Examples of this art found at Tunis and Kairwan have been noticed under those headings.
- Then came the continuation of the line from Hamman-el-Enf to Hammamet and along the Sahel to Susa (93 m.), and the building of a line from Susa to Kairwan, 31 m.
- The conqueror, 'Oqba-bin-Nafa, founded the city of Kairwan (673) which was the residence of the governors of "Ifrigiyah" under the Omayyads and thereafter the capital of the Aghlabite princes, the conquerors of Sicily, who ruled in merely nominal dependence on the Abbasids.