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Usage examples for Yun

  1. " Then do not suffer the rice to grow above your ankles," she continued, when Hien had modestly replied that six days with good omens should be sufficient, " but retiring to your innermost chamber bar the door and digest this scroll as though it contained the last expression of an eccentric and vastly rich relation," and with a laugh more musical than the vibrating of a lute of the purest Yun nan jade in the Grotto of Ten Thousand Echoes she vanished. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  2. And the Yun Yun was quick to resent anything it could construe as a slight on one of its members. – The Airlords of Han by Philip Francis Nowlan
  3. The case of Baron Yun Chi- ho excited special interest. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  4. There was another buzz, a click and an ungodly howl which was followed by the voice of Operator Ni- yun saying: " We are connecting you. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  5. Unit Six, Sub- Assembly Tee Dash Ni- yun – The Galaxy Primes by Edward Elmer Smith
  6. And Yun Ilara builded a tower towards the sea that looked upon the setting of the Sun. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  7. The Eu- ho, or precious river, called also the Yun leang- ho, or river upon which grain is transported, falling from the westward, forms, at the head of this city, a confluence with the Pei- ho. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  8. Thus prayed Yun Ilara, who had cursed in his folly and youth, while never heeded Mung. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  9. Even a Prince of the Blood would withdraw into a side corridor with his escort of a score of men, to let one of these labor " kings" pass, rather than risk an altercation which might result in trouble for the government with the Yun Yun regardless of the rights and wrongs of the case, unless a heavy credit transference was made from the balance of the Prince to that of the worker. – The Airlords of Han by Philip Francis Nowlan
  10. And the people in the street below would gaze up with wonder towards Yun Ilara, who had no fear of Mung, and brought him gifts; only in their homes after the falling of the night would they pray again with reverence to Mung. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  11. And at last they found Yun Ilara, who tended sheep and had no fear of Mung, and the people brought him to the town that he might be their prophet. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  12. Baron Yun Chi- ho, Yang Ki- tak and four others were convicted. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  13. And still Mung came not nigh to Yun Ilara as he cried his curses against Mung from his tower towards the sea. – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]
  14. Then from the tower of the Ending of Days did Yun Ilara cry out thus to Mung, crying: O Mung! – The Gods of Pegana by Lord Dunsany [Edward J. M. D. Plunkett]

Rhymes for Yun