Usage examples for YAU

  1. Joey, perceiving our astonishment, called, with an arch sneer, Waunds, coptain, whay woant yau sooffer the poor waggoneer to meake a penny? – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  2. The deluge which covered the earth for nine long years in the time of the Emperor Yau was the work of his anger. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  3. The deluge is the flood which the great Yu regulated as minister of the Emperor Yau – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  4. In 2357 his son Yau ascended the throne, and it is from his reign that the regular historical records begin. – The Antediluvian World by Ignatius Donnelly