• WordNet 3.6
    • n morgen a South African unit of measure equal to about 2 acres
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In literature:

He said he reckoned that such land would carry four sheep a morgen.
"Greenmantle" by John Buchan
Goeden morgen, mynheer, eth teen begeeray le weeten the ge sond heets omstand.
"Twenty Years After" by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Nachts und Morgens bete ich, aber doch kommst du nicht.
"Dawn O'Hara, The Girl Who Laughed" by Edna Ferber
Kriegsheim came on account of her into this country: the King has given them a Colony of 200 MORGEN (acres).
"History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Appendix Frederick The Great--A Day with Friedrich.--(23d July, 1779.)" by Thomas Carlyle
Der Eine: Guten Morgen!
"The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Those in motion shot a stare at us; the torchbearers pointed at the tent and at an unseen height, muttering 'Morgen.
"The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete" by George Meredith
From a morgen of good meadow land, 2,500 pounds weight of hay, according to the best agriculturists, are obtained on an average.
"Familiar Letters of Chemistry" by Justus Liebig
But a timely paragraph that appeared in the "Morgen-Blad" gave the readers a true account of what had taken place.
"Ticket No. "9672"" by Jules Verne
Another Irish Liban is called Muirgen, which is the same as Morgen.
"The Religion of the Ancient Celts" by J. A. MacCulloch
Vaer hilset, morgen, med din nye rigdom, med dug og duft fra alle traer og blomster.
"An Essay Toward a History of Shakespeare in Norway" by Martin Brown Ruud
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
MORGEN A land measurement, roughly equal to two acres.
"History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)" by Frederick Maurice
It corresponds to the German "morgen" and the French "journee.
"The Beauties of Nature" by Sir John Lubbock
About ten days later the "additional stronger forces," which General von Morgen had prophesied, put in an appearance.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume II (of VIII)" by Various
Rolanda, bis morgen sollst Du Bedenkzeit haben; bis morgen wollen wir Kraft und Mut gewinnen!
"Aus meinem Königreich" by Carmen Sylva
Incessantly did he endeavour to increase the number of morgens of arable land, and to procure new places for settlers.
"Pictures of German Life in the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries, Vol. II." by Gustav Freytag
En des morgens vroeg, als het nog diep in den nacht was, opgestaan zijnde, ging hij uit, en ging henen in eene woeste plaats, en bad aldaar.
"The English Language" by Robert Gordon Latham
And they were merry again over the morgen-maal, which they ate before leaving the landing-place.
"The Vee-Boers" by Mayne Reid
Oom Koos farmed two thousand morgen and principally ran goats on the land.
"The Shadow of the Past" by F.E. Mills Young

In poetry:

Ik min u in de morgen,
die in het Oosten staat
met aarzelend gelaat
en houdt haar gloed verborgen.
"Het Smeulend Vuur" by Carel Scharten
Daar is een dag van licht en vrede
Voor elken zwarten, bangen nacht;
En houdt de Droefheid te avond wacht,
De morgen brengt de Vreugde mede.
"Zalig Die Treuren, Want Zij Zullen Vertroost Worden" by Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate
"Beliebet morgen einzusprechen.
Die Wechsel laufen spaeter ein."
Er geht? Geh! geh! nun kann ich zechen.
Seht! seht! so muss man sparsam sein.
"Die Sparsamkeit" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Noch hat der Morgen seine Purpurrosen
Kaum ausgestreut, da sieht die Kompagnie,
Die sechste ist's, sich plötzlich überfallen,
Ein Kugelregen überschüttet sie.
"Gedichte des Bayerischen Infanterie-Leib-Regiments" by Anonymous European
Met avond sterven,
Een Koning zonder erven,
In koelen nachtedood gebed,--
Met morgen rijden
In feesttocht van verblijden
Ter kroning naar uw lichtdoorvlagde stad.
"O, Elken Dag Beginnen" by Pieter Cornelis Boutens
Bruder, lass das Buch voll Staub.
Willst du laenger mit ihm wachen?
Morgen bist du selber Staub!
Lass uns faul in allen Sachen,
Nur nicht faul zu Lieb und Wein,
Nur nicht faul zur Faulheit sein.
"Die Faulheit" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

In news:

All photos by Morgen Schuler.
Brett Morgen helming retrospective set for September bow.
Bryan Morgen and Natalie Carlson, both of Juneau, were married in a ceremony on June 19, 2010, at Glacier Gardens.
An early artist rendering of the animation being used in "Chicago 10," Brett Morgen 's documentary about the trial of antiwar activists accused of conspiring to commit violence at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
Romanian writer-director Marian Crisan's follow-up to the warmly-received 'Morgen' stars stage actor Dan Choirean as a struggling single parent.
The Lumineers at KEXP / photo by Morgen Schuler.
Photo by Morgen Schuler (view more photos).
Photo by Morgen Schuler (view set).
Morgen Wohrle put down 11 kills to go with 11 digs and Tess Anderson came up with 12 digs for Eagle River.
From Morning Till Midnight Von morgens bis Mitternacht Karl Heinz Martin, 1922 Germany Silent 79 minutes.
A son, Morgen Michael, was born to Jeffrey A Try Jr and Ashley D Milosek, of Shamokin, at 11:51 am Oct 26, 2012, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

In science:

Figure 1: Semantic Feature Structure for Peter kommt morgen [Peter arrives tomorrow]. for feature structures.
Interfacing Constraint-Based Grammars and Generation Algorithms