from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An improper spelling of sepoy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun See sepoy.

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  • noun Alternative form of sepoy.


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  • Good Hope; he had a few troops and a number of extra officers, some of whom appear to have been intended for seapoy regiments proposed to be raised, and others for the service of the Mahrattas.

    A Voyage to Terra Australis — Volume 2 Matthew Flinders 1794


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