Sentence Examples


  • The city derives its name from the creek, which was named in honour of the Rev. Harris G.
  • By Procopius, who wrongly derives the name from several thousand Moors and Numidians who were banished to the island by the Vandal kings, while Gregory the Great speaks of them in a letter (iv.
  • He also excavated the holy tank from which the town derives its name of Amrita Turas, or Pool of Immortality.
  • Through the truthfulness of that God as the author of all truth he derives a guarantee for our perceptions in so far as these are clear and distinct.
  • Alkmaar derives its chief importance from being the centre of the flourishing butter and cheese trade of this region of Holland.