Sentence Examples


  • The Empress' chamberlain invited him to see Her Majesty.
  • In 17 4 o he entered the army, and rumour had it that he was one of the favourites of the empress Elizabeth.
  • Panin further incensed Catherine by meddling with the marriage arrangements of the grand duke Paul and by advocating a closer alliance with Prussia, whereas the empress was beginning to incline more and more towards Austria.
  • According to him Barras determined to save the dauphin in order to please Josephine Beauharnais, the future empress, having conceived the idea of using the dauphin's existence as a means of dominating the comte de Provence in the event of a restoration.
  • Had to complain to the empress Theodora of the exactions practised by her officials.