Sentence Examples

  • On his campaigns in Normandy and Guyenne, and was made lieutenant-general of these two provinces.
  • In 1272 it was the first of the towns of Guyenne to join the confederation headed by Bordeaux.
  • The " Truce of God " was established by the clergy (originally in Guyenne in 1031) to take advantage of holy days and festivals for the purpose of restricting the time available for bloodshed.
  • When the religious wars broke out in France, Montluc, a staunch royalist, held Guyenne for the king.
  • (c. 1120-1152), who married Alix of Guyenne, sister of the queen, Eleanor, and had by her three children: Raoul (Rudolph) II., the Leper (count from 1152-67); Isabelle, who possessed from 1167 to 1183 the countships of Vermandois, Valois and Amiens conjointly with her husband, Philip of Alsace, count of Flanders; and Eleanor.

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