He'd almost forgotten that the word for Oracle in his native tongue also meant soul-reader, the dual nature of a woman whose talent allowed her to see a person's soul and future with a simple touch.
The tile floor was dressed with a Native American rug that didn't look like a Target sale item.
In addition to the native deer, the Elk or buffalo could have eaten the grain.
Thursday's storm had roared into town with uncommon severity, bringing with it not only more than two feet of fresh snow, but a wind that set the white stuff a-dancing and swirling about the town, like a wild rhumba or some native fertility rite.
I wanted to put native wildlife on it.
You know, like buffalo, pronghorn, and Doll sheep - wildlife native to the United States.
It reminded him of his native Appalachia with the exception of the pines.
Of course, it wasn't native to North America, but neither were her goats.
Longhorns – they aren't actually native American wildlife, are they?
That's native enough for me.
He began to read, stumbling over the words after years without reading his native tongue.
In addition to the animals we have purchased, there is native wildlife.
The peccary is the only native wild pig in the United States.
I know goats aren't native to the United States, but neither are Longhorns.
A fireplace with a native stone hearth occupied most of one wall.
I let myself be carried away by the secret charm of the air I breathed; my native air, I might almost call it.
The colony of Otago (from a native word meaning ochre, which was found here and highly prized by the Maoris as a pigment for the body when preparing for battle) was founded as the chief town of the Otago settlement by settlers sent out under the auspices of the lay association of the Free Church of Scotland in 1848.
It is the largest military cantonment in Bengal, with accommodation for two batteries of artillery, a European and a native infantry regiment.
Over this Land I ruled in peace for many years, until I grew old and longed to see my native city once again.
Crops native to Africa are not the staples of the world.
We don't fault, at the first order, Native Americans or Norman Borlaug for cross-breeding better corn or wheat.
These nations will play a substantial role in shaping this new English, as they bring grammatical structure, idioms, and nuanced words from their native tongue.
The family on my father's side is descended from Caspar Keller, a native of Switzerland, who settled in Maryland.
To have another, well-educated deaf and blind child, there need only be another teacher, living under favourable conditions, among plenty of external interests, unseparated from her pupil allowed to have a free hand, and using as many as she needs of the principles which Miss Sullivan has saved her the trouble of finding out for herself, modifying and adding as she finds it necessary; and there must be a pupil in good health, of good native powers, young enough not to have grown beyond recovery in ignorance.
Her friend, Mr. John Hitz, whose native tongue is German, says that her pronunciation is excellent.
The tenant of the air, it seemed related to the earth but by an egg hatched some time in the crevice of a crag;--or was its native nest made in the angle of a cloud, woven of the rainbow's trimmings and the sunset sky, and lined with some soft midsummer haze caught up from earth?
It was to see my native village in the light of the Middle Ages, and our Concord was turned into a Rhine stream, and visions of knights and castles passed before me.
It was a closer view of my native town.
To my native land...
Napoleon, after making the Cossack a present, had him set free like a bird restored to its native fields.
For the French retreating along the old Smolensk road, the final goal-- their native land--was too remote, and their immediate goal was Smolensk, toward which all their desires and hopes, enormously intensified in the mass, urged them on.