Sentence Examples


  • Nicolo is the so-called Oratory of Phalaris, a shrine of the 2nd century B.C., 274 ft.
  • A cross and a shrine of St Cronan are in the churchyard.
  • Lastly, Peisistratus carried out the purification of Delos, the sacred island of Apollo of the Ionians; all the tombs were removed from the neighbourhood of the shrine, the abode of the god of light and joy.
  • His head and lyre floated " down the swift Hebrus to the Lesbian shore," where the inhabitants buried his head and a shrine was built in his honour near Antissa.
  • Near this domestic quarter was found a small shrine of the Double Axes, with cult objects and offertory vessels in their places.