Sentence Examples

  • It is only conferred on those of royal lineage and upon high officers of state.
  • The Afghans are eternally boasting of their lineage, their independence and their prowess.
  • And the Byzantine writers), which traced its lineage to Oghuz, the famous eponymic hero not only of this but of all Turkish tribes.
  • The Myrmecobius of Western Australia is a bushy-tailed ant-eater about the size of a squirrel, and from its lineage and structure of more than passing interest.
  • His father, Pons, comte de Fenelon, was a country gentleman of ancient lineage, large family and small estate.