Sentence Examples


  • But Justinian (527-565) was the first to interfere directly in the religious institutions of the Jewish people.
  • When, therefore, Justinian undertook the reconquest of Italy, his generals, Belisarius and Narses, were supported by the south.
  • In Constantinople he seems to have early won the notice of Justinian, one of the main objects of whose policy was the consolidation of Eastern Christianity as a bulwark against the heathen power of Persia.
  • The 77th Novel of Justinian assigned death as the penalty, as did also the Capitularies.
  • At this time the Ostrogothic kingdom, founded in Italy by Theodoric the Great, was shaken by internal dissensions, of which Justinian resolved to avail himself.