Sentence Examples


  • In the early records of the Pentateuch, the country is often referred to by the name of Seir, the general name for the whole range of mountains on the east side of the Jordan-Araba depression south of the Dead Sea.
  • CAMILLE JORDAN (1771-1821), French politician, was born in Lyons on the 11th of January 1771 of a well-to-do mercantile family.
  • He earnestly supported what he felt to be true freedom, especially in matters of religious worship, though the energetic appeal on behalf of church bells in his Rapport sur la liberte des cultes procured him the sobriquet of Jordan-Cloche.
  • Though warned by failing health to resign, Camille Jordan remained at his post till his death at Paris, on the 19th of May 1821.
  • Of the Revue encyclopedique; a paper on Jordan and Madame de Stael, by C. A.