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Gustavus

[ guh-stey-vuhs, -stah- ]

noun

  1. a male given name, Latinized form of Gustave.


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When visiting the park, most travelers arrive by boat from the tiny town of Gustavus, spending a full day on a ranger-narrated cruise around the western side, or West Arm.

Gustavus Vasa was a young fellow there, who dexterously escaped this Bloodbath, and afterwards came to something.

The mob dragged the unfortunate Fersen to the foot of Gustavus Vasa's statue, and there beat and ill-treated him till he died.

The chair of Gustavus Vasa, of inlaid ivory, and covered with purple velvet, stands in this room.

Their progress was one series of triumphs, till they placed Gustavus Vasa on the throne of Sweden.

Such a demand would have been deemed arrogant in Wallenstein, amid the successes of Gustavus Adolphus.

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