a.1.Pertaining to Brabant, an ancient province of the Netherlands.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The applicant is Gary Van Drew of Brabantine Inc., and the owner is Julie Singh.
The growth of modern roads had important consequences for transport costs and the integration of the Brabantine economy.
(8) These (inter-) confessional observations of Dutch Calvinist travellers will be compared with textbook wisdom on German and English Protestants on Grand Tour, and with a small sample of Grand Tour travel books from Dutch and Brabantine Catholics.
(105) Either might be true, since the chamberlain's party and the Brabantine party at the French court were certainly at odds.
To judge from an inventory of 1505 of the household of Cornelis Haveloes, a Brabantine lawyer and auditor, some of them may even have been kept in cupboards and put on display with other treasures--silver, jewels and ivory ware--in a dining room when guests were present; Haveloes stipulated that one of his triptychs of the Virgin and Child, which also bore his own portrait, was to stand on his grave after his death.
Clough notes that nothing had happened worthy of writing "savying that, as yesterday, (being the 3rd of August,) here hathe beene in thys towne of Andwarpe a wonderfull tryumfe, for the wynnyng of a pryse, weche ys callyd the Lande Juell." (1) Clough is referring to the entry of the Chambers of Rhetoric that participated in the Landjuweel, a large Brabantine theater competition that (in theory) was held every three years.
This provincial Brabantine town now has a new public space and 10 new theatres embedded in its centre.
He is supported chiefly by an ample young Brabantine vrouw, who has woven him a wreath of vineleaves.
The Book directly invokes one other married woman mystic -- the Brabantine Mary of Oignies, (153) whose life, like that of Bridget, offers striking parallels to Margery's own.
Our object is to demonstrate that the construction of ship canals and paved roads, the creation of cheap and commodious tow-boat connections, and the emergence of fast stages by diligence were crucial elements in stimulating far-reaching evolution in the travel culture of Dutch and Brabantine elites.
(3) Recent interdisciplinary historical studies of Flemish and Brabantine revolts have adapted the sociological model of Charles Tilly.