Sentence Examples


  • The island was colonized at an early date by Phoenicians, attracted probably by its gold mines; they founded a temple of Heracles, which still existed in the time of Herodotus.
  • He also re-colonized Siberia, which had been slipping from the grasp of Muscovy, and formed scores of new settlements, including Tobolsk and other large centres.
  • Nevis was discovered by Columbus in 1498 and first colonized in 1628 by the English from St Kitts.
  • Colonized by Saxons in 1178, it then received its German name of Klausenburg, from the old word Klause, signifying a "mountain pass."
  • It was colonized by Megara, and its constitution and buildings are known from numerous inscriptions.