2. Noun. (plural of dale) ¹
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Definition of Dales
1. dale [n] - See also: dale
Lexicographical Neighbors of Dales
dales (current term)
Literary usage of Dales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Macmillan's Magazine by John Morley, Mowbray Morris, David Masson, George Grove (1888)
"IN THE dales SIXTY YEARS SINCE. IT was my first cure, and I, a young curate of three-and-twenty, was put in charge of two solitary chapelries on the high ..."
2. Reports of Cases Heard and Determined by the Lord Chancellor, and the Court by John Peter De Gex, Great Britain Court of Chancery, Henry Cadman Jones (1860)
"In the Matter of JOHN dales, a Bankrupt, and In the Matter of JOHN dales and BENJAMIN dales, Bankrupts. April 23. Before The LORDS JUSTICES. ..."
3. Memoirs of the Miami Valley by John Calvin Hover (1919)
"It is situated south of Dayton in the western area of Hills and dales. A reconstructed farmhouse was the basis of the plan. To it were added halls for ..."
4. Memoirs of the Life and Gospel Labours of Stephen Grellet by Stephen Grellet, Benjamin Seebohm (1861)
"In these dales and among the hills I have felt much for the outward ... The business of many of the people in these dales is to knit woollen stockings. ..."
5. Icelandby Cathy Harlow by Cathy Harlow (2004)
"Later presented to the Danish king, the manuscript was finally returned to Iceland in 1971. The dales The ferry conveniently avoids the lengthy journey on ..."
6. The Earth and Its Inhabitants by Élisée Reclus (1881)
"«M^ X. The maritime slope of this plateau is intersected by numerous valleys or river- less dales. The parallelism of the rivers is remarkable: the ..."