Sentence Examples


  • He built a citadel called the Acra to dominate the town and placed in it a strong garrison of Greeks.
  • The citadel was erected by Pope Paul III.
  • Larnaca occupies the site of the ancient Citium, but the citadel of the ancient city was used to fill up the ancient harbour in 1879.
  • Menelaus held the citadel and Jason was unable to establish himself in the city.
  • In 1658 he fell ill, and was confined by his son Aurangzeb in the citadel of Agra until his death in 1666.
 

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