Sentence Examples

  • The Caspian remained; and it had for long been a common saying with foreign merchants that the best way of tapping the riches of the Orient was to secure possession of this vast inland lake.
  • I depart for the Orient with all the means of success at my disposal.
  • His power was reduced in the 6th century, when he was deprived of his authority over the Orient diocese, and became civil governor of Syria Prima, retaining his "respectable" rank.
  • The mayor and aldermen apparelled in orient-grained scarlet, and four hundred commoners in murrey, well mounted, with rich collars and chains, met the king at Blackheath.
  • In the Orient the condition of the Jews has been much improved by the activity of Western organizations, of which something is said in a later paragraph.

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