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[bol-uh nd; French baw-lahn; Flemish bol-ahnt]
  1. Jean de [French zhahn duh] /French ʒɑ̃ də/or Jo·han van [Flemish yoh-hahn vahn] /Flemish yoʊˈhɑn vɑn/or John,1596–1665, Belgian Jesuit hagiographer.
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Also Bol·lan·dus [boh-lan-duh s] /boʊˈlæn dəs/.
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Examples from the Web for bolland

Historical Examples of bolland

  • Willy, falling in with Mr Bolland, reported what he had observed.

    The Voyages of the Ranger and Crusader

    W.H.G. Kingston

  • The life of Bolland is a type of the lives led by all his disciples and successors.

  • They throw down their cards; Bolland collects them and shuffles.


    Ludwig Thoma

  • Before Bolland could answer, there came a knock at the door.

    The Revellers

    Louis Tracy

  • Bolland laid down the Bible and glanced at Martin with a puzzled air.

    The Revellers

    Louis Tracy