- velasco ibarra, josé maría,
- velde, van de,
Origin of veld
Examples from the Web for veld
The people are burning the veld all about, and the lurid smoke by day and flaming hill-sides by night are very striking.Letters from the Cape|Lady Duff Gordon
The Cape cart stood on the veld, without a scratch on the paintwork.The Dop Doctor|Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
As seen from the railway, the direct line of advance on Kimberley, the Mont Blanc range stands out of the veld like a fortress.History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)|Sir Frederick Maurice.
I have endeavoured to speak words of encouragement and consolation to them when I met them in the veld, fleeing before the enemy.Through Shot and Flame|J. D. Kestell.
She rode about the veld, she sat by the lake and watched the wild fowl, or at night heard them flighting over her in flocks.Benita, An African Romance|H. Rider Haggard
Word Origin for veld
1785, South African, from older Dutch veldt (see field (n.)).