Sentence Examples


  • The swan played a part in classical mythology as the bird of Apollo, and in Scandinavian lore the swan maidens, who have the gift of prophecy and are sometimes confused with the Valkyries, reappear again and again.
  • Here the jurists of Bologna appeared, armed with their new lore of Roman law, and expounded Justinians code in the interests of the German empire.
  • In order to meditate on the mystic lore he withdrew to a hut by the Nile, returning home for the Sabbath.
  • Marett, "From Spell to Prayer," in Folk-Lore (June, 1904); W.
  • He welcomed the lore of every stranger.

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