Usage examples for inhabitant

  1. As an Inhabitant of Massachusetts Bay, I should think my self ungrateful, not to esteem Arthur Lee most highly, for his voluntary Services to that State, in Times of her greatest Necessity, to the Injury of his private Interest, and at the Risque of his Life. – The Original Writings of Samuel Adams, Volume 4 by Samuel Adams
  2. God prosper you; you are perhaps a traveller, and not an inhabitant of this city." – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  3. He knew every inhabitant of the parish, and as it were checked them off mentally. – Greene Ferne Farm by Richard Jefferies
  4. " I have never heard of any King so named," returned the inhabitant of the city. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  5. Not since the days when, as a young girl, she had roamed the mountains, as much a part of the forest and fields as any wild inhabitant, had she so scanned the face of the valley which was her world. – Hillsboro People by Dorothy Canfield
  6. No person shall be a representative who shall not have attained to the age of twenty- five years, and been seven years a citizen of the United States, and who shall not, when elected, be an inhabitant of that State in which he shall be chosen. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  7. When James Purseley, Colorado's earliest white inhabitant, first found gold in 1805, at the foot of Lincoln Mountain, it did not assume the importance of a discovery. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  8. Such a rain had never been known to fall- not in the memory of the oldest moss- back in the village- if any such ancient inhabitant existed. – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  9. We now begin to divine the Unknown more exactly; and our presages take form, till at once it becomes clear, that he was an inhabitant of a higher world. – Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance. by Friedrich von Hardenberg
  10. It has exercised the power in part, by declaring some disqualifications, to wit, those of not being twenty- five years of age, of not having been a citizen seven years, and of not being an inhabitant of the State at the time of election. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  11. Several insects, among which may be mentioned a large nocturnal bug, with red wings and shiny black body, also seek the same shelter; another foreign inhabitant is a night- roaming cincindela, with dark green wing- cases and pale red legs, which remind one of oriental jewels. – The Human Side of Animals by Royal Dixon
  12. 1. Every inhabitant is required to contribute to its support. – Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions by George S. Boutwell
  13. The oldest inhabitant remembered nothing like it. – Peggy in Her Blue Frock by Eliza Orne White
  14. And the same with each inhabitant of that island whom I had seen. – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  15. To make amends, resumed Barbicane, an inhabitant of the visible face is singularly favoured by Nature to the detriment on the invisible face. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  16. Sanctity of the home does not exist; not long ago in Kalamba they entered, by forcing their way through the windows, the house of a peaceful inhabitant to whom their chief owed money and favors. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  17. By that time it pretty well numbered the population of the village, from the oldest inhabitant to the youngest that could run. – Jackanapes, Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories by Juliana Horatio Ewing
  18. The inhabitant of the great city, the democratic man of the multitude, is a sharply defined character. – Ã‰mile Verhaeren by Stefan Zweig
  19. The inhabitant never says: 'I am sick! – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  20. It is an inhabitant of the northern seas of Europe, but does not enter the Baltic, and is not known in the Mediterranean. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton