Sentence Examples


  • In 551 it was taken by Totila, but reconquered after his death by Narses for the Byzantine Empire.
  • Reconquered it in 1173.
  • The country was overrun by the Goths in the 4th and 5th centuries, but reconquered by Justinian in 535.
  • Spain reconquered the duchies in the war of succession (1745); they were recovered by Austria in 1746; and Maria Theresa again surrendered them to Don Philip, infante of Spain, in 1748.
  • P. 401) until 1187, when Saladin reconquered it, and rebuilt the walls.