Sentence Examples


  • How all this operated we shall understand when we examine the remarkable organization of the state introduced by Diocletian and his successors.
  • Possibly this is one of the books about gold and silver of which Diocletian decreed the destruction about A.D.
  • Diocletian asks her back of Tiridates, who meanwhile has fallen in love with her himself.
  • The scene of the legend now shifts to Rome, where Diocletian falls in love with a lovely nun named Ripsime; she, rather than gratify his passion, flees with her abbess Gaiana and several priests to Armenia.
  • In 1880 he unearthed a portion near the Cappella Greca, and found galleries that had not been touched since they were filled in during the Diocletian persecution.