or wellington boot
Origin of Wellington boot
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Wellington, New Zealand Our Oceania pick is the latest city to wholeheartedly embrace the global Brooklyn movement.
You simply cannot make mistakes like that against someone such as the Duke of Wellington, who never really lost a battle.
Nevertheless, doubts persist in Auckland and Wellington about the Greenwald-Dotcom linkup.Greenwald, Assange, and Snowden Join Forces with Kim Dotcom in New Zealand Election|Lennox Samuels|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gracie packed up her Wellington boots, long-sleeved shirts, and trousers, and flew to Caracas with a five-liter alembic still.When a Modern-Day Indiana Jones Met an Adventurous Gin Distiller|Ann Binlot|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The royal couple will arrive with Prince George at Wellington Airport in New Zealand on Monday after a 25-hour flight from London.Kate, William and George’s Tour of Australasia, Key Dates|Tom Sykes|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So much, then, for the barrier of ice in Wellington Channel in 1850.Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal;|Sherard Osborn
The portrait of Wellington in red chalk is in the British Museum.Modern Illustration|Joseph Pennell
The Wellington quivered and trembled for a moment as though it were reluctant to leave the safety of English soil.Dave Dawson with the R.A.F|R. Sidney Bowen
She amused and mystified him and she volunteered after lunch to show him all the sights of Wellington.Molly Brown's Senior Days|Nell Speed
Wellington was heard to say during the day, "Would to God that Blucher or night would come!"Military Career of Napoleon the Great|Montgomery B. Gibbs
boot so called from 1817, for Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), who also in his lifetime had a style of coat, hat, and trousers named for him as well as a variety of apple and pine tree.
from Dutch Nieuw Zeeland, literally "new sea land," but chiefly a reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. Discovered 1647 by Dutch explorer Abel Tasman and originally named Staaten Landt; the name was changed the following year by Dutch authorities.
Nation in the southern Pacific Ocean containing two principal islands — North Island and South Island — and several small outlying islands. Its capital is Wellington, and its largest city is Auckland.