Sentence Examples


  • Her brother would have taken the icon, but she stopped him.
  • The icon was carried further, accompanied by the throng.
  • Andrew, I bless you with this icon and you must promise me you will never take it off.
  • James of Compostella in Spain; the " vernicle," a representation of the miraculous head of Christ; the vera icon, true image, on St Veronica's handkerchief, at Rome, or of the Abgar portrait at Genoa, of " a vernicle hadde he sowed on his cappe " (Cant.
  • Boris Drubetskoy, brushing his knees with his hand (he had probably soiled them when he, too, had knelt before the icon), came up to him smiling.