Sentence Examples

  • Later it belonged to Meissen and to Saxony, passing to Prussia in 1814.
  • In 1865 he was made a counsellor to the consistory, in 1871 canon of Meissen cathedral, and in 1887 a privy councillor to the church.
  • Castle, at one time a residence of the bishops of Meissen and now utilized as law courts, several schools and an agricultural.
  • Wurzen was founded by the Sorbs, and was a town early in the 12th century, when Herwig, bishop of Meissen, founded a monastery here.
  • MEISSEN, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Saxony, on both banks of the Elbe, 15 m.