Sentence Examples

  • A large number of the inscriptions are also connected with the various guilds - firemen (centonarii), carpenters and metal workers (fabri), boatmen, lightermen and others (see J.
  • Square surrounded by colonnades, in which were placed the offices of the various collegia or guilds of boatmen, raftmen and others, which had a special importance at Ostia; the names of the guilds may still be read in inscriptions in the mosaic pavements of the chambers.
  • The boatmen early erected themselves into gilds.
  • Horace mentions it as the usual halt at the end of the first day's journey from Rome, and describes it as full of boatmen and cheating innkeepers.
  • 'Canallers, Don, are the boatmen belonging to our grand Erie Canal.

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