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  • noun Plural form of Danubian.

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Examples

  • Around 5500 B.C., a people known as the Danubians migrated from central Europe into the Parisian basin, their westernmost settlement.

    Before the Pyramids...

  • In the sixth millennium B.C., the first Danubians had introduced agriculture, but they settled only on light soils in valley bottoms, their tools and agricultural technique not permitting them to cultivate heavier soils at higher elevations.

    Before the Pyramids...

  • Long lines were characteristic of the elongated houses of the Danubians, predecessors of the Cerny inhabitants, who settled the region in the second half of the sixth millennium.

    Before the Pyramids...

  • At Balloy, the plan of certain Cerny necropolises perfectly copies the foundations of houses abandoned for ages that belonged to the Danubians.

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  • She was accused in 1876 of playing on the religious side of Mr. Gladstone's character to secure his interest in the Danubians as members of the Greek Church, while with unecclesiastical people she was said to be equally skilful on the political side, converting at the same time Anglophobe Russia by her letters in the "Moscow Gazette."

    Biographical Study of A W Kinglake

  • Each now carried in his tower eight Danubians, four tall Dacian spearmen and four Scythian archers, bow in hand, leaning over the edge of the howdah.

    Andivius Hedulio Adventures of a Roman Nobleman in the Days of the Empire

  • She was accused in 1876 of playing on the religious side of Mr. Gladstone's character to secure his interest in the Danubians as members of the Greek Church, while with unecclesiastical people she was said to be equally skilful on the political side, converting at the same time Anglophobe Russia by her letters in the "Moscow Gazette."

    Biographical Study of A.W. Kinglake

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