Sentence Examples


  • To raise funds for this he was betrothed to Philippa, daughter of the count of Hainaut.
  • In 1373 to his grand-daughter Philippa, wife of Edmund Mortimer, and confirmed to Richard, duke of York, by Henry VI.
  • While residing here he captivated and seduced the beautiful daughter of the prince, Philippa, sister of the empress Maria.
  • Queenborough Castle was built about 1361 by Edward III., who named the town after Queen Philippa and made it a free borough, with a governing body of a mayor and two bailiffs.
  • In the summer he took part in an abortive campaign against the Scots, and was married to Philippa at York on the 24th of January 1328.