Usage examples for NES

  1. It is quoted by Cormac Mac Cullinan in his Glossary, in illustration of the word Nes, and Cormac was King of Munster in the year of grace 885, while his Glossary was compiled to explain words which had then become obsolete. – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  2. Vous n'y avez chose vostre nes- une, Fors les beaulx dons de grace et de nature. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  3. They soon reach Marnes, beyond Ville d'Avray, where the Deschars are spreading themselves in a villa copied from one at Florence, and surrounded by Swiss meadows, though without all the objectionable features of the Alps. – Petty Troubles of Married Life, Part First by Honore de Balzac
  4. A check, however, was inflicted on his army by Nes- Hor, the Governor of the South, whereupon he gave up his idea of Nubian conquest. – Ancient Egypt by George Rawlinson Other: Arthur Gilman
  5. The word Sho- sho- nes means, in the Snake language, " inland." – Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society by Robert F. Murphy Yolanda Murphy
  6. Es drangt Dein Volk sich jubelnd zu der Pflicht, Und Jeder wahlt, und keinen siehst du leben, Den freien Ted fur ein bezwung nes Leben." – NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER by L. Muhlbach
  7. The Shirry- dikas are the real Sho- sho- nes, and live in the plains, hunting the buffalo. – Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society by Robert F. Murphy Yolanda Murphy