Origin of long house
Examples from the Web for long house
When the men had come close to the landing one of them gave a low signal, and presently a native came down from the long-house.
It was a good moon, and the boat continued on her course till she came to the Dyak village where they had visited the long-house.
A long-house was to be seen on a knoll, and the wheelman was ordered to take the boat within a couple of rods of the shore.
The dwellers in the long-house extended every courtesy to Ninaka and his crew.
Shortly after day break Ninaka beached his prahu before the long-house of a peaceful river tribe.