Sentence Examples


  • When the custom of commendation developed, the king charged the mayor of the palace to protect those who had commended themselves to him and to 1 The mayors of certain cities in the United Kingdom (London, York, Dublin) have acquired by prescription the prefix of "lord."
  • The title of princess of Battenberg, derived from an old residence of the grand-dukes of Hesse, was conferred, with the prefix Durchlaucht or "Serene Highness," on the countess and her descendants in 1858.
  • This relationship may be indicated by the~ am lition of some prefix to the formational name.
  • None is large, although three bear the prefix Rio Grande, " great river."
  • These streets are an eighth of a mile apart, and between each is a narrower street bearing the name of the wider, with the prefix " Little."

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