Sentence Examples

  • But this has often been the case with the high magistracies of commonwealths whose constitutions were purely democratic.
  • Those who were thus excluded from the tribes and centuries had no vote, were incapable of filling Roman magistracies and could not serve in the army.
  • Zululand is divided into eleven magistracies, and the district of Tongaland (also called Mputa or Amaputaland).
  • In the magistracies the authority of the chiefs and indumas (headmen) is exercised under the control of resident magistrates.
  • Who had sat in one of the higher magistracies or whose fathers, grandfathers, or great-grandfathers had done so) were eligible together with certain others.