Sentence Examples


  • A simple and independent mind does not toil at the bidding of any prince.
  • After saying how Map translated the romance from the Latin at the bidding of King Henry, the usual statement, the scribe adds "qui riche loier l'en donor."
  • In 35 he dispersed a number of Samaritans, who had assembled near Mt Gerizim at the bidding of an impostor, in order to see the temple vessels buried there by Moses.
  • The imperious terms in which he was summoned to come down were punished by fire from heaven,which descended at the bidding of Elijah and consumed the whole land.
  • After bidding their family farewell they were carried to the sepulchral cave, nothing but a bowl of milk being left them.