Sentence Examples


  • BETHUNE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Pas-de-Calais, 24 m.
  • St Vaast, the principal church of Bethune, belongs to the 16th century.
  • Bethune lies in the midst of the richest coal mines in France.
  • This prelate must not be confused with another, James Beaton, or Bethune (1517-1603), the last Roman Catholic archbishop of Glasgow.
  • A son of John Bethune of Auchmuty and a nephew of Cardinal Beaton, James was a trusted adviser of the Scottish regent, Mary of Lorraine, widow of James V., and a determined foe of the reformers.