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Usage examples for 2nd

  1. On the morning of September 2nd one of these subchaser units picked up a suspicious sound. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  2. Founded by Auchirius, 2nd Abbot, 1134, for 13 Lepers. – The Leper in England: with some account of English lazar-houses by Robert Charles Hope
  3. Usually, when he came at about nine o'clock, he found Mrs. Owen busy about the house doing her work, and he had often a brief chat with her about the weather, but on this particular morning of February 2nd he neither saw nor heard her. – The Old Man in the Corner by Baroness Orczy
  4. At midnight on June 2nd, a fast- sailing fishing- boat brought in the news that the Dutch Fleet were but a few miles away, sailing in that direction, having apparently learnt the position of the English from some ship or fishing- boat they had captured. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  5. " 1642. Six soldiers slain in Burford, buried 2nd January. – A Cotswold Village by J. Arthur Gibbs
  6. On the night of the 2nd of March, 1579, the Prince of Parma made a demonstration against Antwerp. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  7. Decrease 3 times, 2 stitches in every 2nd row. – The Ladies' Knitting and Netting Book by Miss Watts
  8. The 2nd Brigade then followed in the dark, having left a detachment in observation at Etobon. – The Franco-German War of 1870-71 by Count Helmuth, von Moltke
  9. There is a correspondence between this rule and the 17th of the 2nd series. – Light On The Path and Through the Gates of Gold by Mabel Collins
  10. In that came safely my letter of January the 2nd, 1814. In our principles of government we differ not at all; nor in the general object and tenor of political measures. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  11. The system aims at securing for every young man: 1st, A sound mind in a sound body; 2nd, A disciplined mind; 3rd, The ability to shoot straight; and 4th, A sufficient knowledge of drill to give him confidence in the field. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  12. I say more than this, that at times, in the face of the 2nd of December, I declare myself satisfied. – Napoleon the Little by Victor Hugo
  13. These two questions were, 1st, the Virginia motion of June the 7th, to declare Independence; and 2nd, the actual Declaration, its matter and form. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  14. On Monday, the 2nd, there was a heaviness in the atmosphere that felt like approaching rain. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
  15. The 8th, the 2nd Punjaub Infantry, with the 150th Regiment will form the advance, were the last words which reached his ears as he stepped forth into the night, to find his corps as best he might. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  16. On Friday morning, the 2nd of November, the troops appeared under the walls of Antwerp. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  17. Early in the morning of the 2nd, he sat to Mr. Hayter for his portrait in a picture of the Christening. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  18. The Government of Pretoria replied on September 16th, by referring to its Note of September 2nd. – Boer Politics by Yves Guyot
  19. Nevertheless the provocation to him to go to London was very great, and he had only put it off till the last coverts should be drawn on Saturday the 2nd of April. – The Landleaguers by Anthony Trollope
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