Usage examples for hun

  1. The only thing I've seen approaching it was one of our sergeants who was killed out on patrol by a Hun officer who put his gun right in our man's face. – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  2. Before the war, before the Hun went mad, the young men of Britain thought little of death or what might come after death. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  3. If she were only a decent Hun to fight! – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  4. Bloei in uw vaders gaarde, Bloei aan uw moeders zij Hun schoonste bloem op aarde, Gij, knaapje van den Mei! – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  5. He was a Hun who devastated Italy fifteen hundred years ago. – The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon by Newell Dwight Hillis
  6. Their shouts rolled to the rafters, Another chief began; His slit lips showed him for a Hun; He was an evil man. – Young Adventure A Book of Poems by Stephen Vincent Benet
  7. While the Allied armies, especially the British, lost heavily in men and guns during the Hun advance, many of the German divisions engaged in the drive were literally cut to pieces. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  8. We turned back again to the tent of the king; his warrior, whom he honoured, spoke the same words to him as the Hun whom he despised. – Antonina by Wilkie Collins
  9. We know that the enemy drove the French and English before him until at the Forest of Montmorency, the Hun was within ten and at Claye within fifteen miles of Paris. – With the French in France and Salonika by Richard Harding Davis
  10. These anti- aircraft guns are known as " Archies" Below- Men of the 313th U. S. Field Artillery cleaning and polishing 75- millimeter shells, to be sent over to the Hun at night. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  11. Two hun- W- what are you talking about? – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  12. Waking, he sang: " Two little soldiers, blowing up a Hun- The darned thing- exploded- And then there was- One-" " Oh, Emily, did you ever hear anything so funny?" – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey
  13. I will some day; it's a good death for a Hun. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile
  14. German, and Hun, and the Islandrie, Who routed the Frenchman at famed Cressie, When the rose changed its hue with the fleur- de- lis; With the Roman, and Lombard, and Piedmontese, And the dark- haired son of the southern seas. – Rienzi by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  15. I told the way the Hun worked. – Between You and Me by Sir Harry Lauder
  16. When a Hun lays himself out to be pleasant it is almost certain that in some way he expects to benefit by it. – 'Brother Bosch', an Airman's Escape from Germany by Gerald Featherstone Knight
  17. But who can account for the instinct of destruction in the Hun mind? – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  18. If in America we have had a " schoolmaster in politics," the French have had a " schoolmaster in war"- one who taught the Hun a lesson! – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden