Usage examples for Niel

  1. This steadfastness gradually daunted her suitors and they left her alone, until but one remained, the Baron Niel MacCorquodale, whose lands bordered on Glenurchy, and who had long cast covetous eyes on the glen and its fair lady, and longed no less for the wealth she was reputed to possess than for the power this marriage would give him. – Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race by Maud Isabel Ebbutt
  2. There were roses in the centre of the board, a huge bowl of short- stemmed Marechal Niel beauties. – A Fool and His Money by George Barr McCutcheon
  3. " Very true," cried Niel. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  4. That is the story of the two girls, Captain Niel, and now I am off to bed. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  5. " Oh no," she said, " he was the only bad one- but, Captain Niel, I think you will find it fearfully dull. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  6. But, Captain Niel, both the horses have bolted; mine has gone home, and I expect yours has followed, and I should like to know how we are going to get up to Mooifontein- beautiful fountain, that's what we call our place, you know. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  7. Jean Francois married Marguerite Godfrey at Montreal in 1701. Nicholas, born in 1668, married Genevieve Niel, July 30, 1696, and both died in 1703, leaving two of their five sons surviving. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  8. Is that you, Captain Niel? – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  9. " I could have had but little doubt of them," broke in Niel. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  10. Marechal Niel, she heard him whisper, still with his eyes upon her, all in soft, radiant robes like a gracious queen. – Other Things Being Equal by Emma Wolf
  11. Upon the same principle it may be that we have the name Nield formed upon the Celtic Niel. – Surnames as a Science by Robert Ferguson
  12. The connection with one of the oldest royal houses in Europe so flattered the Emperor's vanity that he authorised the bridegroom and General Niel, who accompanied him, to sign a treaty in black and white, binding France to come to the assistance of Piedmont, if that State were the object of an act of aggression on the part of Austria. – Cavour by Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
  13. He merely smiled, picked up a Marechal Niel that lay on the counter, and said, Drop this in. – Other Things Being Equal by Emma Wolf
  14. But you see Captain Niel gets on well enough with the 'boys. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  15. " You must go, Captain Niel. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  16. Thank you, Captain Niel, I don't think that I want to come out. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  17. I say, Niel, is it true you are going? – Jess by H. Rider Haggard