Sentence Examples


  • SHILLING, an English silver coin of the value of twelve pence.
  • In 1877 the Transvaal one-pound notes were valued at one shilling cash.
  • We do not mean that nine pennies when added to eleven pennies produce a shilling and eight pennies.
  • To one shilling per line of 22 ideographs (about nine words).
  • Into his services he introduced many peculiar alterations: he drew up a "Primitive Liturgy," in which he substituted for the Nicene and Athanasian creeds two creeds taken from the Apostolical Constitutions; for his "Primitive Eucharist" he made use of unleavened bread and mixed wine; he distributed at the price of one shilling medals of admission to his oratory, with the device of a sun rising to the meridian, with the motto Ad summa, and the words Inveniam viam aut faciam below.