Sentence Examples


  • In the time of the Sassanian kings, however, as at the present time, the Tigris occupied a more easterly course.
  • The Wittelsbachs gave three kings to Germany, Louis IV.,' Rupert and Charles VII.
  • He was the advisor and friend of two of the kings who succeeded Cyrus.
  • They possessed in Cyprus a kingdom, in which they had vindicated for themselves a stronger hold over their feudatories than the kings of Jerusalem had ever enjoyed, and in which trading centres like Famagusta flourished vigorously.
  • A more sympathetic attitude appears in two elegies (xix.), one on the kings Jehoahaz and Jehoiachin, the other on the nation.