Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Ting.

 Tine-man (The).Tinker. 
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ting.
 
The general assembly of the Northmen, which all capable of bearing arms were bound to attend on occasions requiring deliberation and action. The words Volksthing and Storthing are still in use.   1
       
“A shout filled all the Ting, a thousand swords
Clashed loud approval”
       
Frithiof-Saga (The Parting).
 


 Tine-man (The).Tinker. 

 
Loading

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2015 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors · World Lit.