Sentence Examples

  • Amid great lamentation, the hero's body is laid on the funeral pile and consumed.
  • When he died lamentation was made for him as follows: "Woe for the humble, woe for the pious, woe for the disciple of Ezra!"
  • The Septuagint (B) introduces the book thus: " And it came to pass, after Israel was taken captive and Jerusalem laid waste, Jeremiah sat weeping, and lamented with this lamentation over Jerusalem, and said ..
  • Present and future destiny on earth, there is written nothing save " lamentation, and mourning, and woe."
  • Hence at the festival which commemorated the return of Theseus there was always weeping and lamentation.