Sentence Examples


  • The earliest of the great works of Pheidias were dedications in memory of Marathon, from the spoils of the victory.
  • Arnold-Forster, Studies in Church Dedications or England's Patron Saints, i.
  • To judge, however, from the dedications, prologues and epilogues of his various plays, he seems to have enjoyed the patronage of the earl, afterwards duke, of Newcastle, "himself a muse" after a fashion, and Lord Craven, the supposed husband of the ex-queen of Bohemia.
  • Brooches (fibulae), pins, razors, tweezers, &c., often found as dedications to a deity, e.g.
  • A common formula in Palmyrene dedications runs " To him whose name is blessed for ever, the good and the compassionate "; out of reverence the name of the deity was not pronounced; was it Bel or Malak-bel?
 

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