Sentence Examples

  • He is generally characterized by the sceptre and diadem, the usual attributes of kings.
  • The whole of Syria was brought under the Seleucid sceptre, together with Cilicia, by Antiochus III.
  • The supreme spiritual authority also is now claimed; and it is expressly stated that it becomes none to crown him; the moment he ascends the throne, crown and sceptre belong to him of right.
  • They were variously called aisumnetai, brabeutai, agonarchai, agonodikai, athlothetai (at Athens), eabdouchoi or eabdonomoi (from the rod or sceptre emblematic of their authority), but their functions were generally the same.
  • Of the 14th of November 1868, replacing the name of the Austrian Empire under which the dominions under his sceptre were formerly known.

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