teuton

Part of speech: noun

A German.

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Usage examples "teuton":

  1. Phidyle is neither ancient nor modern, Latin nor Teuton; she is all of them at once. - "Horace and His Influence", Grant Showerman.
  2. Then the lawyer for the prisoner managed to slip in a stout old Teuton, who replied, in answer to a question as to his place of nativity, " Schleswig- Holstein." - "Courts and Criminals", Arthur Train.
  3. And thus her tale the Teuton maid begun: 13 Daughter of Harold, Mercia's Earl, am I. Small need to tell to Knighthood's Christian son What creed of wrath the Saxons sanctify. - "The Poetical Works of Sir Edward Bulwer Lytton, Bart. M.P.", Edward Bulwer Lytton.