Sentence Examples


  • But for all their prowess, after a prolonged struggle (Avent.
  • He assumed the name of Mahommed when he embraced the Mussulman faith; and on account of his military prowess he obtained the surname Alp Arslan, which signifies "a valiant lion."
  • Arnold, London, 1879); and his prowess is depicted on the Bayeux tapestry.
  • For a time the Cid, already renowned throughout Spain for his prowess in war, was even advanced by the king's favour and entrusted with high commissions of state.
  • Cavalry is unknown, and the battles are mainly decided by the prowess of the chiefs.
 

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