Sentence Examples

  • The man was tall with Oriental features and striking, turquoise eyes.
  • Like Paris and other Trojans, he had an Oriental name, Darius.
  • From that point of view he gazed at the Oriental beauty he had not seen before.
  • We learn from Oriental writers that one of the Buyid (Buwaihid) sultans in the 10th century of the Flight constructed the great cisterns, which may yet be seen, and have been visited, amongst others, by James Morier and E.
  • He now caused them to build a great capital, Ecbatana, with a royal palace, and introduced the ceremonial of oriental courts; he surrounded himself with a guard and no longer showed' himself to the people, but gave his judgments in writing and controlled the people by officials and spies.

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