Sentence Examples


  • The more exalted the personage the longer, as a rule, is the body kept before cremation.
  • The Wizard was also most heartily welcomed by the straw man, who was an important personage in the Land of Oz.
  • Cook, Minos and Minotaur are only different forms of the same personage, representing the sun-god Zeus of the Cretans, who represented the sun as a bull.
  • Each great personage had a major domus - the queen had hers, the king his; and since the royal house was called the palace, this officer took the name of "mayor of the palace."
  • This personage, who himself holds a portfolio, nominates the other ministers, his choice being subject to the ratification of the chief of the state.
 

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