Sentence Examples

  • The head of the house (paterfamilias) is the natural priest and has control of the domestic worship: he is assisted by his sons as acolytes (camilli) and deputes certain portions of the ritual to his wife and daughters and even to his bailiff (vilicus) and his bailiff's wife.
  • La France, formant une espece de tours de politique constitutionnelle (4 vols., 1818-1820), as were his Discours a la Chambre des Deputes (2 vols., 1827).

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