Definitions of zealand

  1. the largest island of Denmark and the site of Copenhagen

Usage examples for zealand

  1. The same race is found in various parts of the Malay country; and the people of New Zealand the Paponins- resemble them very much in form and colour. – Adventures in the Philippine Islands by Paul P. de La Gironière
  2. If so much had been done by Holland and Zealand how much more might be hoped when all the provinces were united? – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. While not by any means perfect, the New Zealand collection of the Library is probably without equal. – Report of the Chief Librarian for the Year Ended 31 March 1958: Special Centennial Issue by J. O. Wilson and General Assembly Library (New Zealand)
  4. I found the War Minister very fond of salmon fishing, and got quite into his good graces by enthusiastic tales of fly fishing in New Zealand – The Secrets of the German War Office by Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves
  5. At high tide all Zealand is below sea- level. – Holland, v. 1 (of 2) by Edmondo de Amicis
  6. " Ketchmaid told me hisself as he'd paid your passage to New Zealand said the shoemaker; " he said as 'e'd pressed you to stay, but that you said as blood was thicker even than friendship." – Light Freights, Complete by W. W. Jacobs
  7. I remember once penetrating into the wild and desolate interior of New Zealand – Mushrooms on the Moor by Frank Boreham
  8. One daughter went to New Zealand to live after her marriage; one son, Charles, died early. – The Story of the Toys by Mary Harris Toy Dodge
  9. " Jack," I said to my son, " I got a post- card from New Zealand yesterday." – The Fixed Period by Anthony Trollope
  10. I was a personal friend of the chief magistrate of the city, and besides, having arranged with one or two New Zealand papers to communicate to them any matters which might be of interest during my stay in Australia, I could obtain permission to be present at the execution as a representative of the Press. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  11. For all that they knew, for all that anyone knew, he might at that very moment have been once again on the ocean, or in New Zealand or Timbuctoo. – Jane Lends A Hand by Shirley Watkins
  12. Indeed, at about the time father drew the new will, my uncle wrote, saying that he had decided to give up sheep running on his own account as it did not pay, and to accept a very favourable offer that had been made to him to manage a ranch in New Zealand and his next letter was from the latter country, stating that he had carried out his intentions, and was well satisfied with the change he had made. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  13. Do you remember Hamilton, the medical student, in New Zealand eight years ago? – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  14. I know you don't care to hear from me, but I'll just say that I'm going out to New Zealand – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  15. Tea Plant of New Zealand – A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1 by James Cook
  16. She and her husband roamed all over America, and then went to Australia and New Zealand where they lived a wretched existence for many years. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  17. I don't think it much signifies- London, or Littlebath, or New Zealand – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  18. 86, 251 New Zealand – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  19. Australia and New Zealand had been discovered at the end of the eighteenth century, and by 1840 were both recognized as British Colonies. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease