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The words vich and dhu are Gaelic, the first meaning "descendant of," the second "black or swarthy."Lady of the Lake|Sir Walter Scott
In response they swarmed out as would have done the followers to the signal of Roderick Dhu.Prisons and Prayer: Or a Labor of Love|Elizabeth Ryder Wheaton
Presently Evan Dhu came up with his catch, a fine salmon-trout, and soon slices of the fish were broiling on the wood embers.Red Cap Tales|Samuel Rutherford Crockett
Zorah, the youngest (520–530), was nicknamed Dhu-Nowas (curly-locks) on account of his fine head of hair.
Three hundred and forty chosen men, with Harith at their head, repaired to Dhu-Nowas's camp to sign the terms of peace .