Origin of quinte
Examples from the Web for quinte
On the way up lake Ontario, settlement reached no further than the western end of the bay of Quinte.The History of the Post Office in British North America|William Smith
Those defending the upper left-hand quarter are “quarte” (fourth; in supination) and “quinte” (fifth; in pronation).
Bass fishing on the Bay of Quinte is famous for its excellence.Days in the Open|Lathan A. Crandall
Parry of Quinte (against thrusts at the left-hand side, like “quarte”).
The Bay of Quinte during the winter forms an excellent road to all the villages and towns on its shores.Life in the Clearings versus the Bush|Susanna Moodie