Sagira is the daughter of Acenath. Her sister, Quibilah, died during the previous winter due to lack of food and medicine, and her mother fears she will also die during the next winter. Her mother went to the Golden Palace to beg Pharaoh Osman for aid.
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- Her name is a pun on the Arabic word sagheera, meaning "small" or "short".