Sentence Examples


  • In such cases the prefect must approve them, and in some cases the sanction of the general council or even ratification by the president is necessary.
  • The town is the seat of a sub-prefect, and has a tribunal of first instance, .a chamber of commerce and a communal college among its public institutions.
  • In 467 the emperor Anthemius rewarded him for the panegyric which he had written in honour of him by raising him to the post of prefect of Rome, and afterwards to the dignity of a patrician and senator.
  • Santarosa entered the service of Napoleon during the annexation of Piedmont to France, and was sub-prefect of Spezia from 1812 to 1814.
  • Angouleme is the seat of a bishop, a prefect, and a court of assizes.
 

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