Word Origin for Landdrost
Example sentences from the Web for landdrost
Landdrost Stockenstrom, who accompanied this force, rode up to a party of the natives and urgently endeavoured to secure peace.History of the Zulu War|A. Wilmot
In this proclamation the landdrost's court was ordered to resume its work on Monday, March 19th.War's Brighter Side|Julian Ralph.
Landdrost Bosman (Wakkerstroom) then gave an account of the condition of affairs in his district.
As he was still speaking to me, Landdrost Bosman from Bothaville, came to pay me a visit.
The Landdrost, or chief official of the ward, took the chair.Origin of the Anglo-Boer War Revealed (2nd ed.)|C. H. Thomas