Sentence Examples


  • The Wizard was also most heartily welcomed by the straw man, who was an important personage in the Land of Oz.
  • The more exalted the personage the longer, as a rule, is the body kept before cremation.
  • Cook, Minos and Minotaur are only different forms of the same personage, representing the sun-god Zeus of the Cretans, who represented the sun as a bull.
  • Each great personage had a major domus - the queen had hers, the king his; and since the royal house was called the palace, this officer took the name of "mayor of the palace."
  • While the existence of such a personage as Gilgamesh may be admitted, he belongs to an age that could only have preserved a dim recollection of his achievements and adventures through oral traditions.