Definition of Quadroons

1. Noun. (plural of quadroon) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Quadroons

1. quadroon [n] - See also: quadroon

Quadroons Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Quadroons Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Quadroons

quadrivalent
quadrivalents
quadrivalve
quadrivalves
quadrivalvular
quadrivariate
quadrivia
quadrivial
quadrivials
quadrivium
quadrivoltine
quadrobulary
quadrominium
quadrominiums
quadroon
quadroons (current term)
quadrophonic
quadropolar
quadropole
quadroxide
quadroxides
quadrumana
quadrumane
quadrumanes
quadrumanous
quadrumvir
quadrumvirate
quadrumvirates
quadrumvirs
quadrupartite

Literary usage of Quadroons

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Documentary History of Reconstruction: Political, Military, Social by Walter Lynwood Fleming (1907)
"One man, within a mile of Montgomery, had either three out of five or five out of seven cows killed. The quadroons of Louisiana Shreveport Southwestern, ..."

2. A Second Visit to the United States of North America by Charles Lyell (1849)
"Marriage of Whites with quadroons. — St. Charles Theater. — English Pronunciation. — Duelist's Grave. — Ladies' Ordinary. — Procession of Fire Companies. ..."

3. Domestic Manners of the Americans by Frances Milton Trollope (1832)
"New-Orleans — Society — Creoles and quadroons — Voyage up the Mississippi. ON first touching the soil of a new land, of a new -continent, of a new world, ..."

4. Domestic Manners of the Americans by Frances Milton Trollope (1901)
"New Orleans—Society—Creoles and quadroons— Voyage up the Mississippi. ON first touching the soil of a new land, of a new continent, of a new world, ..."

5. The South-west by Joseph Holt Ingraham (1835)
"Saddle horses and accoutrements—Banks—Granite—Church- members—French mode of dressing—quadroons—Gay scene and groups in the streets—Sabbath evening—Duelling ..."

6. Fiji and the Fijians by Thomas Williams, James Calvert (1858)
"this class is intermarrying; and hence will arise a considerable race of quadroons, who, with their parents and ..."

7. The Memories of Fifty Years: Containing Brief Biographical Notices of by William Henry Sparks (1872)
"... ARBITRATION — A RUSTIC BALL — OLD-FASHIONED WEDDINGS—CREOLES AND quadroons THE PLANTER — NEGRO SERVANTS — GAULS AND ANGLO-NORMANS—ANTAGONISM OF RACES. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Quadroons

Search for Quadroons on Dictionary.com!Search for Quadroons on Thesaurus.com!Search for Quadroons on Google!Search for Quadroons on Wikipedia!

Search