Sentence Examples


  • John preached a platonic crusade against Louis, who burned the pope's effigy at Pisa and in Amelia.
  • The crown on the head of the effigy of Henry IV.
  • Here his effigy may still be seen.'
  • Other Saxon orders are the military Order of St Henry, for distinguished service in the field, founded in 1736 in one class; since 1829 it has had four classes; the ribbon is sky blue with two yellow stripes, the gold cross bears in the centre the effigy of the emperor Henry II.; the Order of Albert, for civil and military merit, founded in 1850 by Frederick Augustus II.
  • The effigy on it may be taken to be an authentic portrait.