New Zealander


  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj New Zealander of or relating to or characteristic of New Zealand or its people "New Zealander sheep farms"
    • n New Zealander a native or inhabitant of New Zealand
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In literature:

Then back to New Zealand, and here the beginning of a new life.
"Despair's Last Journey" by David Christie Murray
We see the same law in this author's restorations of the extinct and gigantic birds of New Zealand.
"On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" by Charles Darwin
We do not like to hear of war in New Zealand.
"Our Soldiers" by W.H.G. Kingston
"A Book of Discovery" by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
"The Cannibal Islands" by R.M. Ballantyne
Such was the first view the English obtained of New Zealand, which has since become the home of many thousands of our countrymen.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
The expedition made its way to the head of Ross Sea, a large bay of the Antarctic plateau, nearly due south of New Zealand.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
You must know the names of the Australian Terror, the New Zealand Cyclone, the American Whirlwind.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, July 15, 1914" by Various
The spirits of our sailors were greatly exhilarated when we reached Dusky Bay, New Zealand.
"The World's Greatest Books, Volume 19" by Various
In New Zealand there is a very curious glow-worm.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various

In poetry:

I can go back through the ages
When New Zealand mutton was lamb,
Back, back, back until Doomsday,
Back, back to old Alabam.
"The Memory Man" by Billy Bennett
From sheep run, pine forest and fern,
The stalwart New Zealanders turn
To the land of their sires,
For with ancestral fires
Their bosoms in ardor still burn.
"The Allied Forces" by Abner Cosens
From Canada's Prairie will rush to the field,
The cubs of the Lion that never shall yield;
From India and New Zealand - Australia too,
Shall muster our heroes to die or to do!
"Hail to Lochiel And Lovat" by Angus Cameron Robertson
His brother, meantime, who was thought to be dead,
Had across the Atlantic to Canada fled;
Then had gone to New York; then New Zealand had tried;
But always had failed thro' perverseness and pride.
"Bedfordshire Ballad - III" by E W Bowling
Now proudly to the breezes New Zealand's flag we yield,
The Union in its corner - the Stars upon its Field.
The Fernleaf and the Rata entwined in Empire's wreath,
"God Save the Queen" resounding from loyal hearts beneath.
"The Transvaal Contingent" by Anonymous Oceania
From Bluff to Cape Maria New Zealand is agreed;
She thanks her Representatives for generous thought and deed.
She turns with joy from squabbles - from Party's petty aim -
To feel she still has statesman well worthy of the name.
"The Transvaal Contingent" by Anonymous Oceania

In news:

New Zealand FD to Test Fire Engine-Ambulance Combo.
First planted in New Zealand, Sweetie is now grown in Washington State by Broetje Orchards and is sold by FirstFruits Marketing.
Rescuers have found one survivor from a boat that sunk off New Zealand.
New Zealand needs wizard's magic to revive flagging economy.
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom talks to members of the media outside the New Zealand Court of Appeals in Wellington September 20, 2012 REUTE.
The Gold Coaster escapes from the crowds at Duranbah for some signature New Zealand solitude more.
AgResearch will work with GTC to establish the production lines with a majority of the funding provided by a grant awarded by the New Zealand government.
My heart was in my throat while watching this video clip in which a diver and dog narrowly escape a pod of Orcas in New Zealand.
America's cup, valencia, alinghi, emirates team new zealand.
New from The New Zealand Herald.
During a Dec 13 show in Auckland, New Zealand, the Foos and some 50,000 fans caused tremors similar to a volcanic event.
Olympian and US record-holder Ryan Hall will compete in the New York City Marathon this fall, and he'll be joined by New Zealand's Kim Smith.
In early 2009, bird-watchers on New Zealand's North Island went crazy when what appeared to be a brand-new species of pinkish-red hawk was discovered.
Sweet Green Fields (SGF), a leading US based global producer of high purity stevia extracts, has received product patents in Australia and New Zealand for the company's new Rebaudioside-A (RA) product of 99 percent purity.
Where are the new "young Turks" of New Zealand's policy-making.

In science:

Ferraty F., Mas A., Vieu, P. (2007) : Advances in nonparametric regression for functional variables, to appear in Australian and New-Zealand Journal of Statistics.
Local functional principal component analysis
Slinko, A generalization of Koml´os’s theorem on random matrices, New Zealand J.
On the singularity of random matrices with independent entries
Slinko, Arkadii. A generalization of Koml´os’s theorem on random matrices New Zealand J.
On the singularity probability of discrete random matrices
Jones, Planar algebras I, New Zealand J. of Math., to appear. e-print arXiv: math.
A note on generators for finite depth subfactor planar algebras
Department of Computer Science University of Waikato, New Zealand.
Issues in Stacked Generalization