Usage examples for YAU

  1. The deluge is the flood which the great Yu regulated as minister of the Emperor Yau. – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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