Sentence Examples


  • It was chiefly in the way of matrimonial alliances that it was brought into contact with other states.
  • His father set him on to demand the crown matrimonial, which would at least have assured to him the rank and station of independent royalty for life.
  • To his next and last interposition in the matrimonial affairs of the king no discredit attaches itself.
  • The matrimonial cause between Henry VIII.
  • 1 In February 1566 Bothwell, in spite of his previous matrimonial engagements - and he had also been united by "handfasting" to Janet Betoun of Cranstoun Riddell - married Jane, daughter of George Gordon, 4th earl of Huntly.