Sentence Examples


  • The Wittelsbachs gave three kings to Germany, Louis IV.,' Rupert and Charles VII.
  • In the time of the Sassanian kings, however, as at the present time, the Tigris occupied a more easterly course.
  • 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.
  • The fact that the kings were often absent from England, and that the justiciarship was held by great nobles or churchmen, made this office of an importance which at times threatened to overshadow that of the Crown.