Origin of dowlas
Examples from the Web for dowlas
Just as I was on the point of casting myself headlong into the sea, a voice, which I recognized as Dowlas's; broke upon my ear.
Only two names now remained in the hat; those of Dowlas and of M. Letourneur himself.
Dowlas seized his hatchet, ready to despatch the brute the moment if should be landed on the raft.
Dowlas, attend to me, I am going to talk about taste—a word that ought to excite shame and anguish in your mind.Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)|Various
"Two bad half-crowns,—dowlas, filthy dowlas," was the answer.Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume I (of II)|Charles James Lever