Usage examples for Jaap

  1. I do believe that Guert pursued, for the first minute, with no other intention than that of laying his powerful arm on the offender's shoulder; but I dropped in on his footsteps so soon, Dirck following me, and Jaap Dirck, that we were all moving off Indian file, or in the fashion of the woods, at the rate of four miles in the hour, almost before we knew it. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. By this time Jaap was up, and looking at the scene, with all his eyes. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. Jaap see, some time. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  4. As for us three or four, including Jaap, who stuck by his prisoner, we scarcely knew what to do with ourselves. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  5. I am of your opinion, Guert; so, Jaap, release your prisoner at once, that we may return to Ravensnest, as fast as possible. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  6. Even Jaap lay down and slept for several hours, the sleep of the weary. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  7. As it was getting dark, however, and Jaap showed the signal that our supper was ready, I thought it might be well, at length, to break the silence. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  8. Guert then held his fire, and called on Jaap to retreat. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper
  9. Old, stout lumber sleighs were bought, or found, and repaired; and Jaap, having two other blacks with him, was sent off at the head of what my father called a brigade of lumber sleighs, all of which were loaded with the spare pork and flour of the two families. – Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper