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Definitions of finn

  1. A native or inhabitant of Finland.
  2. A native of Finland; one of the Finn in the ethnological sense. See Finns.
  3. A native of Finland in Europe.
  4. A native of Finland.
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Usage examples for finn

  1. Mrs. Finn has known it all. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. " I say, Paddy Finn I hope you and I will be friends," he continued. – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  3. The first who took this course was Finn Arnesson; Kalf, his brother, was a brave and able man, and King Harold seemed after his return to be kindly disposed toward him. – The Story of Norway by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  4. But, then, like the Finn and the Samoeid of Siberia, they either seek for themselves or reverence in others, the excitement of fasting, charms, and dreams. – The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies by Robert Gordon Latham
  5. On one occasion Senator Finn didn't vote. – Story of the Session of the California Legislature of 1909 by Franklin Hichborn
  6. " You talk big with yore gun in pocket," said the Finn – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  7. " You talk big," said the Finn – A Man to His Mate by J. Allan Dunn
  8. They took to themselves two heroes to be centres of the national hope- Finn the champion, leader of the " Fiana," the war- bands of old time; and Patrick the saint. – Irish Nationality by Alice Stopford Green
  9. " Huck Finn would be a great work were there not a laugh in it from cover to cover. – Idle Ideas in 1905 by Jerome K. Jerome
  10. So Finn sent some of the Fianna to the Giant and they found him living on a bare rock of an island with only a flock of goats for his possessions. – The King of Ireland's Son by Padraic Colum
  11. Most of them are Danes, but I have heard the tongues of Frisian and Finn and Northumbrian amongst them. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  12. " Neither shall I refuse thee," said Finn but what brings thee here with a horse and no horseboy?" – The High Deeds of Finn and other Bardic Romances of Ancient Ireland by T. W. Rolleston
  13. Many a bad bargain has Finn made but never a worse than thou. – The High Deeds of Finn and other Bardic Romances of Ancient Ireland by T. W. Rolleston
  14. And Finn then told the story of how he had won these things. – The High Deeds of Finn and other Bardic Romances of Ancient Ireland by T. W. Rolleston
  15. Well, can you wonder that I stared, all eyes, when Dinky- Dunk brought home a figure like this, in the shape of a Finn girl named Olga Sarristo? – The Prairie Wife by Arthur Stringer
  16. Finn also was slain. – The Ethnology of the British Islands by Robert Gordon Latham
  17. You know Mrs. Finn – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  18. No; Mr. Finn had not been there. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

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