Sentence Examples

  • In England, the royal almonry still forms a part of the sovereign's household, the officers being the hereditary grand almoner (the marquess of Exeter), the lord high almoner, the sub-almoner, and the secretary to the lord high almoner.
  • The almonry for the relief of the poor, with a great hall annexed, forms the paupers' hospitium.
  • The inferior pilgrims and paupers were relegated to the north hall or almonry, just within the gate, as far as possible from the other two.
  • On one side of the gate-house (B) is a long building (C), probably the almonry, Citeaux.
  • Finally, the pope has his special secretary, his auditor, with his offices, as well as the papal almonry, the officials of which administer the papal charities.