Dutch people


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Noun1.Dutch people - the people of the NetherlandsDutch people - the people of the Netherlands; "the Dutch are famous for their tulips"
nation, country, land - the people who live in a nation or country; "a statement that sums up the nation's mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him"
Frisian - a native or inhabitant of Friesland or Frisia
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Do you know, when some Dutch people came here to buy Dirk's pictures he tried to persuade them to buy Strickland's?
Cornelius de Witt, Ruart de Pulten, that is to say, warden of the dikes, ex-burgomaster of Dort, his native town, and member of the Assembly of the States of Holland, was forty-nine years of age, when the Dutch people, tired of the Republic such as John de Witt, the Grand Pensionary of Holland, understood it, at once conceived a most violent affection for the Stadtholderate, which had been abolished for ever in Holland by the "Perpetual Edict" forced by John de Witt upon the United Provinces.
I have often seen these among old Dutch people and Belgians.
In the Netherlands anti-Japanese feeling still lingers among some Dutch people because of memories of World War II.
The committee said that while many Dutch people were "disappointed" when they did not get their assets back after the war, this was mainly due to Indonesia's devaluation of the currency after the war and to its use of some of the assets in its reconstruction efforts.
He said: "It's a very moving event because of the warm welcome from the Dutch people.
Dubbed God's Hotline, it reportedly aims to focus attention on the ways Dutch people perceive religion.
To reach the conclusion, the team reviewed 54 of these genetic variants across 5748 Dutch people and calculated a simple score for each person.
Tony Blair is only a few days away from signing away our few remaining freedoms by backing the reheated EU Constitution, already overwhelmingly rejected by the French and Dutch people in a referendum, that will create a European president, foreign minister, police force, legal system and army behind the backs of the British people.
Apart from that we go back to try to give something back to the Dutch people who were extremely good to us,' he said.
The police are continuing to take statements from witnesses from the UK, from Germans and Dutch people, anyone who was at the show.