Sentence Examples

  • The Egyptians designated their eastern neighbours collectively as `Amu.
  • An alliance with the Megarians, who were being hard pressed by their neighbours of Corinth, led to enmity with this latter power, and before long Epidaurus and Aegina were drawn into the struggle.
  • In this separation of the Judaeans from religious and social intercourse with their neighbours, the work of Ezra (q.v.) requires notice.
  • Towards the end of Trajan's reign (114-117) the Jews of Egypt and Cyrene rose against their Greek neighbours and set up a king.
  • Once only do we find him taking an interest in the affairs of his neighbours, - to ask pardon from the government for a homicide.'