Sentence Examples


  • His Morgenstunden appeared in 1785, and he died as the result of a cold contracted while carrying to his publishers in 1786 the manuscript of a vindication of his friend Lessing, who had predeceased him by five years.
  • By his first wife he had one son and three daughters, all of whom predeceased their father.
  • He died on the 12th of December 1751, his wife having predeceased him in 1750.
  • He was thrice married and had six children, all of whom predeceased him save a daughter Rebekah, born of the first marriage, and Baruch, the son of his second wife.
  • Another daughter was the wife of Charles III., king of Spain, but she predeceased her father.
 

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