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.
  • In the first mentioned are a number of niches in which 1rivaKEs (votive tablets) were placed: some of these, inscribed with dedications to Apollo, have been discovered.