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  • Moved only to scorn and indignation by the rhetoric of these presumptuous enthusiasts, Frederick marched into the Leonine city, and took the imperial crown from the hands of Adrian IV.
  • By noon the whole city on the left of the Tiber was occupied and the garrison laid down their arms; the next da~, at the popes request, the Leonine City on the right bank was also occupied.
  • The Greeks equated Ubasti with their Artemis, confusing her with the leonine Tafne, sister of Shoou (Apollo).
  • In the later series of Western rituals, beginning with that which is known as the Leonine Sacramentary, this practice is almost universal.
  • As the bearers, among whom was Anna Mikhaylovna, passed the young man he caught a momentary glimpse between their heads and backs of the dying man's high, stout, uncovered chest and powerful shoulders, raised by those who were holding him under the armpits, and of his gray, curly, leonine head.

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