Englisher

All Noun
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  • And the name stuck, and he was no more known as the "Englisher." Cited from Quaint Courtships, by Howells & Alden, Editors
  • They've got as many virtues as any Englisher that ever snivelled prayer and shortened yardstick. Cited from The Yeoman Adventurer, by George W. Gough
  • Ich bin Englisher -- er: ink no dry; what you call um? Cited from Lippincott's Magazine Vol. XII. No. 30. September, 1873, by Various
  • I believe in my soul, it was the Indian squaw that went over the Falls in the canoe, or the crazy Englisher, that tried to jump across it. Cited from The Attache V1, by Thomas Chandler Haliburton
  • Perhaps even the least sympathetic "Englisher" might recognize this, if he heard "Old Long Since" vocally substituted for the Scottish words to the air. Cited from On the Old Road, Vol. 2 (of 2), by John Ruskin
  • "Am you dat Englisher Massa Benteen from up de ribber?" Cited from Prisoners of Chance, by Randall Parrish
  • I did not anticipate how much: but am all the more glad: and (were I twenty years younger) should be all the more proud; even making, as I do, a little allowance for your old and constant regard to the Englisher. Cited from Letters of Edward FitzGerald to Fanny Kemble (1871-1883), by FitzGerald
  • He even went so far as to invite the Englisher to his own cabin, thereby greatly scandalizing his housekeeper -- a maiden sister of fifty-two, who had forestalled fate by declaring for the shelf at forty-nine. Cited from Quaint Courtships, by Howells & Alden, Editors
  • He seemed to hate the English even more than the other Germans did, and that wasn't necessary, but his chief aim in life seemed to be to catch an Englisher disobeying any of the camp rules, and as soon as he came inside our yard he would always make a bee-line for our hut. Cited from Into the Jaws of Death, by Jack O'Brien
  • But if disappointed in its minister, Zorra had no intention of neglecting its own duty in the premises: the Englisher was not to be let off while memories of Bruce and Bannockburn lived in Scottish hearts. Cited from Quaint Courtships, by Howells & Alden, Editors
  • "Which I puts it up as how you ain't never heard about that time that Hardenberg and Strokher -- the Englisher -- had a friendly go with bare knuckles -- ten rounds it was -- all along o' a feemale woman?" Cited from A Deal in Wheat and Other Stories, by Frank Norris
  • She attended the Englisher Fraulein convent school from 1869 and then the Lehrerinnen- Bildungsanstalt St Anna, a teacher training college, from which she graduated with honours in 1876.
  • Here's Archer, and another Yorker with him -- leastwise an Englisher I should say -- and Squire Conklin, and Bill Speers, and that white nigger Jem! Cited from Warwick Woodlands, by Henry William Herbert (AKA Frank Forester)

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