The "sykphos" and "kissybion" were simple wooden cups in use amongst the peasantry.
The peasantry used to eat its tops as greens, and cook the roots in stews.
Amongst the peasantry this was sometimes manifested in an extraordinary and startling manner.
But for England the Donegal peasantry would have no market for their goods.
Rudolf was highly popular with the peasantry, winning their hearts by his affability, simple habits, and kindly good-nature.
"Behold the poverty of the peasantry," they continually do cry.
This attempt, said the peasantry, will the Government stand, or will it not?
It is stated, for example, to be very common among the Westphalian peasantry.
The security of their tenure caused them to be the natural leaders of the peasantry in resisting pressure from above.
Unlike the peasantry of other countries, they are not content.