Sentence Examples


  • The icon was carried further, accompanied by the throng.
  • Her brother would have taken the icon, but she stopped him.
  • Andrew, I bless you with this icon and you must promise me you will never take it off.
  • It is interesting to note that the fanciful derivation of the same Veronica from the words Vera icon (euccav) " true image" - is not, as has been thought, of modern origin, since it occurs in the Otia Imperialia (iii.
  • James of Compostella in Spain; the " vernicle," a representation of the miraculous head of Christ; the vera icon, true image, on St Veronica's handkerchief, at Rome, or of the Abgar portrait at Genoa, of " a vernicle hadde he sowed on his cappe " (Cant.