Sentence Examples


  • In the time of the Sassanian kings, however, as at the present time, the Tigris occupied a more easterly course.
  • The Wittelsbachs gave three kings to Germany, Louis IV.,' Rupert and Charles VII.
  • He was the advisor and friend of two of the kings who succeeded Cyrus.
  • A more sympathetic attitude appears in two elegies (xix.), one on the kings Jehoahaz and Jehoiachin, the other on the nation.
  • The fact that the kings were often absent from England, and that the justiciarship was held by great nobles or churchmen, made this office of an importance which at times threatened to overshadow that of the Crown.