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Usage examples for LUN

  1. He mentions them, too, in conjunction with the Linones of Lun- eburg. – The Ethnology of the British Islands by Robert Gordon Latham
  2. The boshno an' kani The rye an' the rani; Welled acai 'pre the boro lun pani. – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland
  3. But he argues that he has crossed Tibet from the Kuen- Lun to the Himalayas without being assassinated, and therefore that it is unlikely he will meet with that fate in London. – The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu by Sax Rohmer
  4. Then Lun Dubh sprang on deck, raised his hand, struck Gilla, and stretched him dead. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  5. In 1889- 90 this road was followed by Pevtsoff from Kothan to Lob- Nor at the foot of the Kuen Lun, which divides Chinese Turkestan from Tibet. – The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne
  6. Anyway, this particular carshen is a man- 'My carshen lun floot store'- that's who it is! – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  7. Will you kindly explain what 'My carshen lun floot store' means? – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  8. Ma- na'- lun Water Ayer Tubig Cha- num Che- num' White Puteh Ma- putih Am- pu- ti' Im- po'- kan Wind Angin Hangin Cha- num Che- num' Woman Prempuan Babai Bi- i, a- ko'- dau Fa- fay'- i Wood Kayu Kahol Ki'- u Kay'- o Yellow Kuning ... – The Bontoc Igorot by Albert Ernest Jenks
  9. Lun Dubh put his finger on the anvil. – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  10. He said he " couldn't lun," but was told that in all probability no running would be required of him. – A Little Bush Maid by Mary Grant Bruce
  11. Little children cannot lun fast. – The Higher Court by Mary Stewart Daggett
  12. At three o'clock in the morning we stopped forty minutes at Tchertchen, almost at the foot of the ramifications of the Kuen Lun. – The Adventures of a Special Correspondent by Jules Verne
  13. As the ship came near, Gilla na Grakin looked at her sharply, and said to Fin, " I think it's Lun Dubh that's on that ship." – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  14. It is very desirable that the 'mean' elevation of the Thibetian plateau, which I have estimated at only about 8200 feet between the Himalaya and the Kuen- lun, and the difference in the height of the line of perpetual snow on the southern and on the northern slopes of the Himalaya, should be again investigated by travelers who are accustomed to judge of the general conformation of the land. – COSMOS: A Sketch of the Physical Description of the Universe, Vol. 1 by Alexander von Humboldt
  15. The Lunites paid up smartly enough, as we were too close neighbours to allow of any hesitation; but the Gurka contribution had only partly come in the next morning, so that a party of the Levies was sent back, and the Gurka villagers had the trouble of bringing the loads along to Barnas, instead of only two miles into Lun, while the headman was made to carry a box of ammunition all the way to Chitral. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  16. By two o'clock we had reached the village of Gurka, where we were met by a deputation, from whom we demanded certain supplies to be brought to our camp on pain of severe punishment if not complied with, and by 4 P. M. we got to the hamlet of Lun, and as there was a good camping ground, good water and firewood, Colonel Kelly decided to halt there. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
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