European elder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n European elder a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
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Usage

In literature:

Here we were made to sit down under a shade without; and the consul and two elderly European residents passed by us, and entered.
"Omoo: Adventures in the South Seas" by Herman Melville
Matipa never heard from any of the elders of his people that any of his forefathers ever saw a European.
"The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume II (of 2), 1869-1873" by David Livingstone
During the first few years of the cardinal's ascendancy the elder race of European sovereigns, the kings with whom Henry VII.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 5" by Various
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In news:

The Conference of European Rabbis (CER) wants Apple to remove The Protocols of the Elders of Zion.
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