Sentence Examples

  • It was overrun by Slavic hordes, who have left their traces in many village names, and was one of the chief battlefields of the various powers - Byzantines, Franks, Venetians and Turks - who struggled for the possession of the Morea.
  • Research has proved the existence of Slavic inhabitants in Bohemia as far back as the beginning of the Christian era.
  • The latter is said to have married Pfemysl, a peasant who was found ploughing his field - a legend that is common in most Slavic countries.
  • Like most Slavic states at this and even a later period, the great Bohemian empire of Boleslav II.
  • Several causes, among others his Slavic nationality, which was likely to render him obnoxious to the Germans, contributed to his decision.