Sentence Examples


  • Quietus sacked the city, Abgar perhaps dying in the flames, and made the state tributary.
  • Eight battles had been fought before the insurrection showed signs of weakening, and it continued for six months after Razin had received his quietus.
  • " This is probably a later addition made to the legend at a time when such facts as the capture of Edessa by Lusius Quietus in 116 and its second capture and the destruction of its kingdom by the Romans in 216 had faded from memory.6 4 On the mechanism of Syriac verse, see Duval's admirable section on la poesie syriaque (Litt.
  • But in historical times the association of this god with conflagrations becomes very apparent; when Augustus organized the city in regiones and vici to check the constant danger from fires, the magistri vicorum (officers of administrative districts) worshipped him as Volcanus quietus augustus (C.I.L.
  • Quietus, quiet.