wellhead englannista suomeksi
1607, (w), ''(w)'', London: William Aspley, Act I, Scene 1, p. 3,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A18403.0001.001
- Leaue the troubled streames,
- And liue as Thriuers doe at the Well head.
1789, (w), ''Observations on the River Wye'', London: R. Blamire, Section 6, p. 74,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004863361.0001.000
- It is a singular circumstance, that within a quarter of a mile of the well-head of the (w), arises the (w).
The source of something; a fountainhead.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
1932, (w), “Painted Tombs of Tarquinia” in ''(w)'', New York: Viking, 1957, p. 113,
- ... a bull was not merely a stud animal worth so much, due to go to the butcher in a little while. It was a vast wonder-beast, a well-head of the great, furnace-like passion that makes the worlds roll and the sun surge up ...