Sentence Examples


  • The "argenteus" (as Revillout transcribes a sign in the papyri) (35) was of 5 shekels, or 1090; it arose about 440 B.C., and became after 160 B.C. a weight unit for copper.
  • He founded the College of Antiquities at Upsala in 1667, and bought back the Gothic Codex argenteus which he presented to the university library.
  • Continuum scyphus est argenteus aptus ad usum."
  • The Codex Argenteus of Ulfilas, now in the university library at Upsala, was discovered here in the 16th century.