Sentence Examples


  • His son Paul, called the duc de Beauvillier, was several times ambassador to England; he became' chief of the council of finance in 1685, governor of the dukes of Burgundy, Anjou and Berri from 1689 to 1693, minister of state in 1691, and grandee of Spain in 1701.
  • The French duke ranks in Spain with the "grandee", and vice versa.
  • In Petersburg she had enjoyed the special protection of a grandee who occupied one of the highest posts in the Empire.
  • He was styled "El pacificador de Espana," was made a grandee of the first class, and received two dukedoms.
  • And other This grandee, whom the Greeks termed Chiliarch, OfficISJs.