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Definitions of ku

  1. a radioactive transuranic element which has been synthesized
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Quotes of ku

  1. A woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan. – Mary Daly
  2. I had explained that a woman's asking for equality in the church would be comparable to a black person's demanding equality in the Ku Klux Klan. – Mary Daly
  3. I ran into Ku Klux Klan and the threat of hurricanes, and those two things made me decide not to build on the Alabama coast, so we came back to Memphis. – Shelby Foote

Usage examples for ku

  1. One o' Ku Sui's gang, maybe?" – Hawk Carse by Anthony Gilmore
  2. She went so far once as to say that when I had graduated from school, I would purchase a house somewhere in Kojimachi- ku and get a position in a government office. – Botchan (Master Darling) by Mr. Kin-nosuke Natsume, trans. by Yasotaro Morri
  3. " I took the liberty the other day," Helen went on, " of asking her about the Ku Klux." – Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris
  4. We all know that the south immediately turned to guerilla methods or as they were called the Ku Klux societies, societies of secret assassination and terror, methods far worse than ordinary guerillaism. – The American Revolution and the Boer War, An Open Letter to Mr. Charles Francis Adams on His Pamphlet "The Confederacy and the Transvaal" by Sydney G. Fisher
  5. You are right, Dr. Ku he has admitted it. – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore
  6. D., 153. Kelly, Moses, 300. Kerr, Michael C., 156, 168, 181, 304. Key, D. M., 301. King, H., 300. King, John A., 88, 94. King, Preston, 88. Kirkwood, S. J., 301. Knight, George, 273. Know- Nothings, organized, 83; convention of 1856, 95. Knox, P. C., 288, 302, 303. Ku Klux Klans, 158. Labor National Bureau of, advocated, 204. Labor Reform Party, 158. Lamar, L. Q. C., 302. Lamont, Daniel S, 302. Lane, Henry S., 90, 94, 120. Lane, Joseph, 113. Lapham, Elbridge C., 197. Lecompton Constitution, 102. Lee, Robert E., 134. Legal Tender Act, 128. Legal Tenders, 128, 145. Levering, Joshua, 258. Levy, Edgar M., 264. Lewis, John F., 160. Liberal Republicans, 158. Liberal Republican Revenue Reformers, 164. Liberty Party, in 1840, 57; 1844, 62; 1848, 65. Lincoln, Abraham, quoted, 9; early views on slavery, 9, 67; in Thirtieth Congress, 63; in campaign of 1848, 66; hears Seward at Boston, 67; receives votes for V. P. 1856, 94; endorsed for U. S. Senate, 104; Lincoln- Douglas debates, 101- 106; Douglas and Lincoln compared, 107; defeated for U. S. Senator, 106; Henry Ward Beecher, on, 112; nominated for President 1860; in campaign of 1860, 122; first inauguration, 126; his term, 126, et seq. – A History of the Republican Party by George Washington Platt
  7. But if any of those Ku Kluxers tries to pull a gun, don't waste time trying to wing him. – Null-ABC by Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
  8. The people, therefore, in some parts of the South, offset this secret society with another, which was called the " Ku Klux Klan." – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  9. But whichever it is- we must get them before Ku Sui does. – The Bluff of the Hawk by Anthony Gilmore
  10. At the sight of such a creature the baby is snatched up with the cry of ku ku and the intruder slain with a broom or other weapon and thrown out. – Far Away and Long Ago by W. H. Hudson
  11. I'm going up now to get Dr. Ku – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore
  12. The Ku Klux raids were directed against preachers and congregations whose conduct was disagreeable to the whites. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  13. For this policy the Ku Klux activities gave sufficient excuse for a time, and the continued story of " rebel outrages" was always available to justify a call for soldiers or deputies. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  14. The Ku Klux minority report asserted that 3, 000, 000 bales of cotton were taken, of which the United States received only 114, 000. It is certain that, owing to the deliberate destruction of cotton by fire in 1864- 65, this estimate was too high, but all the testimony points to the fact that the frauds were stupendous. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  15. The White League of Louisiana, the White Line of Mississippi, the White Man's party of Alabama, and the Rifle Clubs of South Carolina, were later manifestations of the general Ku Klux movement. – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  16. I done got it proned inter me that I'm gwine for to be Ku Klucked long 'fo' I have gray ha'r. – The Bishop and the Boogerman by Joel Chandler Harris
  17. In the Northern part of Matabeleland, not far from the Zambesi river, lives a tribe called Bashankwe who follow a custom of marriage known locally as " ku garidzela" which is in effect a rendering of personal service, in the doing of such primitive husbandry as there obtains by the prospective son- in- law for the parent of the girl chosen instead of paying for her a consideration in money or cattle as is done by most of the Natives in South Africa. – The Black Man's Place in South Africa by Peter Nielsen
  18. There is no antidote in your books for the Ku Klux. – Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris

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