Sentence Examples


  • Each country is described with particular regard to its people as well as to its surface, and the prominence given to the human element is of special interest.
  • Judas and his zealots were thus able to maintain their prominence and gradually to increase their power.
  • With this view he studied the latter most laboriously, and in some measure certainly not without success, for he brought into prominence several points that had hitherto escaped the notice of his predecessors.
  • It is a more remarkable fact that, in spite of his prominence, neither Henry VIII.
  • In the Geonic period there came into prominence the sect of the Karaites (Bene migra, " followers of the Scripture", the Protestants of Judaism, who rejected rabbinical authority, basing their doctrine and practice exclusively on The g P Y ICaraltes.