Sentence Examples

  • A third statute disqualified plebeians from being elected to canonries or bishoprics.
  • This was the age of plebeians, to the great indignation of the duke and peer Saint Simon.
  • The military The return rule of the marquis de Sgur eliminated the plebeians of feud.2!from the army; while the great lords, drones in the Isin tothe hive, worked with a kind of fever at the enforcement offensive.
  • Christian revenged himself by executing the magnate Torben Oxe, who, on very creditable evidence, was supposed to have been Dyveke's murderer, despite the strenuous opposition of Oxe's fellow-peers; and henceforth the king lost no opportunity of depressing the nobility and raising plebeians to power.
  • Actual history exhibits the conflict of two great principles, which may be said to be realized in the patricians and plebeians of Rome.

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