kraaled 1825 antedates 1865-

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Wed Sep 5 15:06:22 UTC 2007

The kraaled city is situated on a hill ... The huts resemble bee hives ...

North Star (Danville, Vermont), Oct 18, 1825, page 1, col
2.  Headlined "Miscellany. From the Hampshire, Eng.
Telegraph."  Early American Newspapers.

Antedates kraal, v., 1865- (yes, I do know "kraaled" is an adjective here).


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