Another posts

robert morris definition meaning of scurried self pollution definition loper definition finger in her land ho definition unequitable definition hend definition non content mental synthesis physical hardship arlington definition manful definition what is a tostaguac odontoblasts definition appeaser definition social occassions efferent nerves definition laid forth malt-worm habergeon definition digestive juices definition corticated definition glucogenesis definition frocking definition agnize definition overflow room flying colors definition etymology worksheets mediumistic definition apodal definition

Mongol

Definitions

  • COMPLACENT MONGOLS
    COMPLACENT MONGOLS
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Mongol of or relating to the region of Mongolia or its people or their languages or cultures "the Mongol invaders","a Mongolian pony","Mongolian syntax strongly resembles Korean syntax"
    • n Mongol a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1281, the Mongol army of Kublai Khan tried to invade Japan but were ravaged by a hurricane that destroyed their fleet
    • n Mongol One of the Mongols.
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The many sights that represent the Chinese city of Beijing were built by foreigners: the Forbidden City was built by the Mongols, the Temple of Heaven by the Manchurians.
    • n Mongol One of an Asiatic race now chiefly resident in Mongolia, a vast region north of China proper and south of Siberia, forming a possession of China. Mongols are also found elsewhere in the Chinese empire and in Siberia, etc. The Mongols in the thirteenth century conquered a large part of Asia and overran eastern Europe. See Mogul.
    • Mongol Of or pertaining to Mongolia or the Mongols.
    • ***
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n., adj Mongol mong′gol one of an Asiatic people belonging to the Ural-Altaic branch of the human family, mainly inhabiting Mongolia
    • ***

Usage

In literature:

My party in crossing the Gobi Desert consisted only of a Chinese guide, a Chinese servant, and a Mongol camel-man.
"The Heart of Nature" by Francis Younghusband
The Mongol without his pony is only half a Mongol, but with his pony he is as good as two men.
"A Wayfarer in China" by Elizabeth Kendall
Notwithstanding the suppression of the mission, the Word of God in the Mongol tongue continued to circulate among the people.
"James Gilmour of Mongolia" by James Gilmour
If we addressed to a Mongol or Thibetan the question, 'Who is Buddha?
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
At last the Mongol awakes from his torpor, and the hour of battle sounds.
"Secret Diplomatic History of The Eighteenth Century" by Karl Marx
In 1242 there was a large-scale Mongol invasion.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Thus they say, "Mongol of Souniout, Mongol of Gechekten," etc.
"Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China During the years 1844-5-6. Volume 1 [of 2]" by Evariste Regis Huc
Ta-tu continued to be the residence of the emperors till the fall of the Mongol power (1368).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
They were the first army corps on the march of the Mongol.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
There were among these Buddhist zealots a great number of Tartar-Mongols, all coming from a great distance.
"Travels in Tartary, Thibet, and China During the years 1844-5-6. Volume 2 [of 2]" by Evariste Regis Huc
There is a certain Mongol smell which is the most unpleasant human odour I know.
"The Unveiling of Lhasa" by Edmund Candler
It is also said to exist amongst the Mongols.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 3" by Various
Mongols, murder of, 27.
"The Life of Yakoob Beg" by Demetrius Boulger
It was laid waste by the Mongols and the people butchered.
"A Kut Prisoner" by H. C. W. Bishop
He fought valiantly against assaults of the Mongols, the Danes, Swedes, and Knights of the Teutonic Order.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
The indigenous races are nomadic Mongols, of a peaceful character, but in a very backward state of civilization.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 7" by Various
The Kyoto court was terrified, but not the Kamakura warriors, who sent the Mongols back empty-handed.
"Zen Culture" by Thomas Hoover
Daily Life in China on the Eve of the Mongol Invasion.
"The Zen Experience" by Thomas Hoover
A new embassy came from the threatening Mongol leader.
"The Japanese Spirit" by Yoshisaburo Okakura
His eyes were mere slits, black, Mongolic.
"The Heritage of the Hills" by Arthur P. Hankins
***

In poetry:

You've had whole centuries. We—a single hour.
Like serfs obedient to their feudal lord,
We've held the shield between two hostile powers—
Old Europe and the barbarous Mongol horde.
"The Scythians" by Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok
Away to the Urals, all! Quick, leave the land,
And clear the field for trial by blood and sword,
Where steel machines that have no soul must stand
And face the fury of the Mongol horde.
"The Scythians" by Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok
We are accused of terrorism
If we refuse to be wiped out
By barbarians, the Mongols or the Jews
If we choose to stone the fragile security council
Which was sacked by the king of caesuras
"We Are Accused Of Terrorism" by Nizar Qabbani
Or when that vast and uncomputed horde
Swept westward from the steppes of Tartary
With stern Atilla riding at its head,
Leaving in ruthless Mongol truculence,
Awake, both red and blackened by the torch;
The scourge, perhaps of God, perhaps of Hell!
"Metabole." by Alfred Castner King

In news:

Mongol director Sergei Bodrov and Mongolian actress Khulan Chuluun.
He's learning Mongolian, since he shares a cell with a Mongol .
The cooking's solid, the Mongol people are wonderful and our work has gone well.
According to Gyorgy Kara, a Mongolian language professor at the University of Indiana, it was printed on the original badge of the Mongol pioneers before 1933.
You mention how its name reflects some aspect of the Mongol Empire, whether the Great Wall built to keep it out or Temujin.
Start your day with the breakfast of Mongol champion wrestlers: steamed mutton dumplings and a cup of hot seabuckthorn tea.
Myanganbayar was in the process of explaining his business, Mongol Gazar, Mongolia's second-largest gold-mining company and the employer of 700 people.
Al "The Suit" Cavazos won a court battle and got his bike back, but the former Mongol associate says his fight with the federal government is far from over.
Leaving two Angels and a Mongol dead.
Eugene police Detective Dave Burroughs said he's worried that a Mongol will get hurt and that the club's national leadership will flood Oregon with brothers from California and Nevada.
Mongol Rally, Day 33: Where will it all end.
The Mongol Rally team nicknamed the Flying Dutchmen won't be arriving in Ulan Bator, Mongolia, in their own vehicles, says Leon Logothetis, second from right.
Mongol Rally, Day 5: A time for somber reflection at Auschwitz .
Mongol Rally, Day 31: Having a cow over our bad luck .
Mongol Rally, Day 10: Craziness is in the eye of the beholder .
***