Sentence Examples


  • It was chiefly in the way of matrimonial alliances that it was brought into contact with other states.
  • The matrimonial cause between Henry VIII.
  • His father set him on to demand the crown matrimonial, which would at least have assured to him the rank and station of independent royalty for life.
  • He appears to have consolidated his power by the aid of the Church and by a series of judicious matrimonial alliances.
  • C. 77 (testamentary, &c., England), c. 79 (testamentary, &c., Ireland), c. 85 (matrimonial, England); 33 & 34 Vict.