Definition of Niseis
1. nisei [n] - See also: nisei
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Niseis
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Literary usage of Niseis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon, William Smith (1862)
"though nine repeated victories diffused among the nations the fame siege of of his valour and conduct, he could not hope to succeed niseis. in ^e execution ..."
2. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities by William Smith (1891)
"... were so called from their commanding niseis, which were the principal divisions of the hoplites in the Athenian army. Each tribe (<f>u\ij) formed a ..."
3. The Bibliographer's Manual of English Literature: Containing an Account of by William Thomas Lowndes (1864)
"A general Historie of Spaine. in thirty Books, translated by E. Grime- tone. Lond. 1612, folio. K«ed, 4888, 12s. 6d. Bliss, niseis., 17. ..."