Sentence Examples


  • During Somerset's protectorate he entered public life and was made a secretary of state, being sent on an important diplomatic mission to Brussels.
  • Revoil, had (1878-1881) made three journeys in the north-east corner of the protectorate, especially in the Darror valley.
  • By Bornu, which is partly in the British protectorate of Nigeria and partly in the German protectorate of Cameroon.
  • This donation of Pippin in 756 confirmed the papal see in the protectorate of the Italic party, and conferred upon it sovereign rights.
  • In 1874 the Malay state of Perak was placed under British protection by a treaty entered into with its sultan; and this eventually led to the inclusion in a British protectorate of the neighbouring Malay States of Selangor, Sungei Ujong, the cluster of small states called the Negri Sembilan and Pahang, which now form the Federated Malay States.