Sentence Examples


  • Clermont-Ferrand is the seat of a bishopric and a prefecture and headquarters of the XIII.
  • Becoming secretary general of the prefecture of Bouches-du-Rhone in 1870-71, he refused the office of prefect.
  • It is the see of a bishop, the seat of the district prefecture and a tribunal, and the headquarters of the territorial militia corps, having besides a large number of regular troops in garrison.
  • Now, in this history of his, Procopius mentions that, during the term of his prefecture at Constantinople, a great sea-monster was captured in the neighboring Propontis, or Sea of Marmora, after having destroyed vessels at intervals in those waters for a period of more than fifty years.
  • By visiting each prefecture you will have the opportunity to discover and admire the different profiles of the multilateral region of the Peloponnese.

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