Sentence Examples


  • The older portion, the capella in palatio, an octagonal building surmounted by a dome, was designed on the model of San Vitale at Ravenna by Udo of Metz, was begun under Charlemagne's auspices in 796 and consecrated by Pope Leo III.
  • But the more favourable the auspices, the greater proved the failure.
  • Tueley under the auspices of the municipality of Paris.
  • The Bengal Asiatic Society was established under his auspices, though he yielded the post of president to Sir W.
  • He took the first steps towards the canonization of Queen Margaret of Scotland, and sent missionaries under Portuguese auspices to the Congo.