Talian

Definitions

  • Overboard, One Yell in the English Language, One In Eye-talian 193
    Overboard, One Yell in the English Language, One In Eye-talian 193
  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Talian tal′i-an an old Bohemian dance, or its music.
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Usage

In literature:

That chap's got Eye-talian blood in him somewhere.
"Joe Wilson and His Mates" by Henry Lawson
Are they quick in their feelings, like I-talians?
"The Jimmyjohn Boss and Other Stories" by Owen Wister
The "Eye-talians," as she termed them, lived above, while the Gibbonses rented the ground floor.
"The Czar's Spy" by William Le Queux
I did not know that you were the I-talians.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 1" by Various
She was all swathed up like an I-talian baby.
"A Diversity of Creatures" by Rudyard Kipling
I don't hold by Eye-talians, anyhow.
"The Stowmarket Mystery" by Louis Tracy
Some damned Eye-talians are goin' to hammer the boss.
"The Albert Gate Mystery" by Louis Tracy
I ain't afraid of no tin-faced I-talian dudes.
"The Best Short Stories of 1919" by Various
It was one of them I-talians, I gathered.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 147, August 12, 1914" by Various
Dod, I've seen 's had mair o' what they ca' the I-talian at Muttonhole.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
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In news:

I talian grandmothers don't use cookbooks.
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