Usage examples for Natives

  1. About ten o'clock, the family of the natives paid us a visit. – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
  2. The natives too, who came on board here, gave the place that name. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  3. Please note that I refer to natives, not savages. – Us and the Bottleman by Edith Ballinger Price
  4. The stream was too rapid for us to cross, or we might have gone over to try and obtain provisions from the natives. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  5. During the day I got some food and clothing from the natives- one of them called Peter. – The Last Cruise of the Saginaw by George H. Read
  6. Many of the natives of the city have since left, but they have been replaced by Germans, so the population has not suffered in numbers. – The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine by Francis Miltoun
  7. Do you not see anything of the natives? – By Desert Ways to Baghdad by Louisa Jebb
  8. What do the natives do in Canada? – Corporal Cameron by Ralph Connor
  9. So when Tom told of this curious fish, which many natives of Central America firmly believe in, the giant took thought with himself. – Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders or, The Underground Search for the Idol of Gold by Victor Appleton
  10. At sight of the men and the light, most of the natives began moving toward the door. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  11. " Just think how the natives traveled in those days! – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  12. It was this sentiment of just pride which the British Government well understood how to wound in its most sensitive part by favouring the natives as against the Africanders. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  13. The natives were numerous, and very friendly. – Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam by John S. C. Abbott
  14. But his new friends stared with all the amazement shown by the natives upon the landing of that other great discoverer. – Pee-Wee Harris Adrift by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  15. I don't consider myself superior to the natives here about, but, just the same, they don't interest me. – The Heritage of the Hills by Arthur P. Hankins
  16. Killed by the natives, I suppose? – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  17. Instead of returning directly to the camp, therefore, he pursued his flight across the forest in the same direction in which the startled natives had run. – Round the World in Seven Days by Herbert Strang
  18. I mentioned that the natives do not use tables and chairs in their houses. – Dr. Scudder's Tales for Little Readers, About the Heathen. by Dr. John Scudder
  19. All the natives turned out to view it. – Superwomen by Albert Payson Terhune