Definition of Queenites
1. queenite [n] - See also: queenite
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Literary usage of Queenites
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Ride Through the Disturbed Districts of New Zealand: Together with Some by Herbert George Philip Meade, Robert Henry Meade (1871)
"Ihaka made his appearance some hours after our return, bearing the written answer from the Hau- haus to the demands of the Queenites. In this document they ..."
2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1877)
"He told the Queenites that he could estimate the exact value of their attachment to the British queen : it was just equal to a salar)' of six shillings a ..."
3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1841)
"... and the Queenites, and probably they would have been hard at it to this blessed day, if Queen Chris hadn't gone down on her marrow-bones to John Bull, ..."
4. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1838)
"Retreating to the cloisters, the besiegers tried their utmost to impede the progress of the queenites, but these gave them no respite ; they spread the ..."
5. The Gentleman's Magazine (1835)
"The greater portion of the strongholds of the Queenites in the northern provinces have been evacuated; Oraa and Espar- tero have been completely defeated, ..."
6. The Fortnightly Review (1877)
"He told the Queenites that he could estimate the exact value of their attachment to the British Queen : it was just equal to a salary of six shillings a day ..."