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Solomon Islander


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  • n. Somebody from The Solomon Islands.


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  • Nationality: noun: Solomon Islander (s) adjective: Solomon Islander

    Solomon Islands

  • A respected Solomon Islander was dismissed as Attorney-General late last year, and the Solicitor-General, a deployee with the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI), was forced to leave the country after receiving personal threats.

    Media Release: Mr Downer - Swearing in of Solomon Islands Attorney-General

  • Placid and patient, the half-caste Solomon Islander, Billy Boolah, kept cheek on his impetuous partner, whose restless disposition forbade him to continue long in one stay unless circumstances were essentially favourable.

    Tropic Days

  • Solomon Islands noun: Solomon Islander (s) adjective: Solomon Islander

    The 2004 CIA World Factbook

  • Solomon Islands: noun: Solomon Islander (s) adjective: Solomon Islander

    The 2001 CIA World Factbook

  • I had watched her deal with a drunken Solomon Islander, and did not see how Schneider could be a match for her.

    The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story

  • ‘But in Brown’s crew there was a Solomon Islander, kidnapped in his youth and devoted to Brown, who was the best man of the whole gang.

    Lord Jim

  • ‘Furthermore, to draw the enemy’s fire and locate such parties as might have been hiding in the bushes along the creek, Brown ordered the Solomon Islander to go down to the boat and bring an oar, as you send a spaniel after a stick into the water.

    Lord Jim

  • The Solomon Islander clambered over the bulwarks with the end of the rope in his teeth.

    Lord Jim

  • With a long knife he found in the caboose the Solomon Islander, without interrupting their orisons, stabbed first one, then the other; with the same knife he set to sawing patiently at the coir table till suddenly it parted under the blade with a splash.

    Lord Jim


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