Sentence Examples


  • The gild of weavers numbered 2400 members.
  • Dunstable had also a gild merchant and was affiliated to London.
  • In 18 3 0 there were twelve Meistersinger alive in Ulm, but in 1839 the four survivors formally made over their insignia and gild property to a modern singing society and closed the record of the Meistergesang in Germany.
  • The town was incorporated in 1467 by Edward IV., who granted a gild merchant and appointed that the town should be governed by a mayor and two serjeants-at-mace elected every year by the burgesses.
  • Granted the citizens a merchant gild and all the free customs which they had in the time of Henry I.