Sentence Examples


  • His now aging Trek performed admirably.
  • In these circumstances what is known as the Great Trek occurred.
  • In 1845 Hendrik Potgieter, a prominent leader of the Trek Boers, removed thither.
  • (Cape Town, 1856), reprinted as The History of the Great Boer Trek (London, 1899), an authoritative record; J.
  • The underlying fact which made the trek possible is that the Dutchdescended colonists in the eastern and north-eastern parts of the colony were not cultivators of the soil, but of purely pastoral and nomad habits, ever ready to seek new pastures for their flocks and herds, and possessing no special affection for any particular locality.