Usage examples for YAL

  1. Though our natives appeared to be on very friendly terms with their new acquaintances, yet they certainly had no particular affection for them, and spoke of them very lightly when they were out of hearing; particularly Ballederry, who said the youngest man of the two was bad: his name was Yal lah- mien- di; they supposed him to be the old man's son, and the child to be his grandson. – An Historical Journal of the Transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island by John Hunter
  2. I point out the evident identity of Yal ahua to the Mexican Yoal- tecuhtlithe lord of the Night, one of the titles given to Polaris and to his earthly representative, the high priest of the Earth and nocturnal cult. – The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall