Sentence Examples

  • Through it ran the great highway, between the east and the west, on which stood Tarsus on the Cydnus, Adana on the Sarus, and Mopsuestia (Missis) on the Pyramus.
  • In 798 he was appointed missis dominicus, and two years later performed so great services for Leo III.
  • From this point it flows west, and then south-west past Missis, until it makes a bend to discharge its waters south of Ayas Bay.
  • Adana is connected with Tersus and Mersina by a railway built in 1887, and has a magnificent stone bridge, which carries the road to Missis and the east, and dates in parts from the time of Justinian, but was restored first in 743 A.D.
  • "Sell me the missis," said another soldier, addressing the German, who, angry and frightened, strode energetically along with downcast eyes.