Usage examples for dutch

  1. The Dutch went to war with the English upon this, and there were many terrible sea- fights, in which James, Duke of York, the king's brother, shewed himself a good and brave sailor. – Young Folks' History of England by Charlotte M. Yonge
  2. 35. A Dutch Doll's Ditties. – Humpty Dumpty's Little Son by Helen Reid Cross
  3. I examined a Dutch ship attentively. – Holland, v. 1 (of 2) by Edmondo de Amicis
  4. In some families, perhaps of Dutch origin, the day was kept instead of Christmas, but for most of the fellows it was a dull time. – A Boy's Town by W. D. Howells
  5. It has been in existence for over a thousand years, and was owned by the Dutch, the Spaniards, and the English, before it became permanent French territory. – The Boy Volunteers with the French Airmen by Kenneth Ward
  6. The Dutch wanted pictures to hang on their walls; pictures they could live with. – The Children's Book of Celebrated Pictures by Lorinda Munson Bryant
  7. This mode is employed in the eastern islands under the English and Dutch rule, and it is surprising that the Spaniards also do not adopt it, or some other method to increase resources that are so much needed. – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes
  8. There's a man at the club called Funkelstein whom everybody supposed was a German, but now he says he's Dutch. – War-time Silhouettes by Stephen Hudson
  9. " It's because he's Dutch," returned Lulu, in the same low tone. – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  10. The Dutch are hospitable, no? – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  11. I ran over, and sure enough it was my old partner, Canada Bill, and with him another great capper by the name of Dutch Charlie. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  12. Difficulties surrounded him again when the actual battles with the Dutch began. – A Book of Quaker Saints by Lucy Violet Hodgkin
  13. You ask a French question and you get a Dutch answer. – Semiramis and Other Plays Semiramis, Carlotta And The Poet by Olive Tilford Dargan
  14. Rembrandt's influence upon Dutch art was far- reaching, and appeared immediately in the works of his many pupils. – A Text-Book of the History of Painting by John C. Van Dyke
  15. A seaman who had run from a Dutch ship entered on the Endeavour, was claimed by the Dutch on the grounds that he was a Dane from Elsinore. – The Life of Captain James Cook by Arthur Kitson
  16. As soon as I was in the large cutter, the lieutenant became visible; I asked him whether the captain was out of the ship, he answered that a Dutch captain had saved him. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag
  17. Well, old Dutch William had a very good idea of taking care of himself, that's all I can say. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  18. French, Italian, German, and double- Dutch,- what an accomplished person you will be! – Amy Herbert by Elizabeth Sewell
  19. He didn't know that all of them Knocked after they got around the Dutch Lunch. – Ade's Fables by George Ade
  20. But there are strong reasons for believing that this dark deed owed its origin in part to the influence of the Spaniards and Dutch, who looked with much distrust upon the growth of the rival establishment. – The Former Philippines thru Foreign Eyes by Tomás de Comyn Fedor Jagor Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow Charles Wilkes