Sentence Examples

  • His patrimony and his wife's dowry must both have been trifling.
  • Henceforth Emilia, Romagna, the March of Ancona, the patrimony of St Peter and the Campagna of Rome held of the Holy See, and not of the empire.
  • The loss of his patrimony, however, thanks no doubt to his mother's providence, did not prevent Propertius from receiving a superior education.
  • Two years later Victor Emmanuel was master of the whole country, except Venice and the " Patrimony of St Peter."
  • The funds for these and similar purposes were supplied from the Patrimony of St Peter - the papal estates in Italy, the adjacent islands, Gaul, Dalmatia and Africa.

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