Sentence Examples

  • BUDWEIS (Czech Budbjovice), a town of Bohemia, Austria, So m.
  • Budweis has a large, varied and growing industry, which comprises the manufacture, of chemicals, matches, paper, machinery, bricks and tiles, corn and saw mills, boat-building, bell-founding and black-lead pencils.
  • The railway from Budweis to Linz, laid in 1827 for horse-cars, was the first line constructed in Austria.
  • The old town of Budweis was founded in the 13th century by Budivoj Vitkovec, father of Zavis of Falkenstein.
  • Although mainly Catholic, Budweis declared for King George Podebrad, and in 1468 was taken by the crusaders under Zdenko of Stenberg.