Omar, had been arrested and flogged on his orders.
At Alea, in the Peloponnese, women were flogged in the temple of Dionysus (Pausanias, Arcad.
A considerable number were flogged under the Vagrancy Acts (39 Eliz.
John Hylilas was deposed and flogged in turn.
In the autumn Caesar held a conference at Durocortorum (Reims), and Acco, a chief of the Senones, was convicted of treason and flogged to death.
In Sparta children were flogged before the altar of Artemis Orthia till the blood flowed (Plutarch, Instit.
At the Roman Lupercalia women were flogged by the celebrants to avert sterility or as a purificatory ceremony (W.
The penance lasted 332 days, during which they flogged themselves with thongs fitted with four iron points.
It was always Prince Albert's opinion that if Oxford had been flogged the attempt of Francis on the queen in 1842 and of Bean in the same year would never have been perpetrated.
Hanbal, who obstinately refused to yield, was flogged in the year 834 - but it seems that Motasim did not himself take much interest in the question, which perhaps he hardly understood, and that the prosecution of the inquisition by him was due in great part to the charge which was left him in Mamun's will.
The caliph had him flogged, and compelled each of the twenty-seven to give him ten blows on the head with his fist.
A great many leading men were flogged to death, all churches and synagogues were destroyed and all the Christians banished.
If they are beaten, flogged, or sent to Siberia, I don't suppose they are any the worse off.
Titus drove into exile or reduced to slavery those who had served Nero, of ter they had first been flogged in the amphitheatre.
It was his good fortune that he did go back, for he was subjected to a wholesome course of ridicule by the other boys, and was flogged by Dr Barnard, the headmaster.
Although several were closely imprisoned, loaded with chains and repeatedly flogged, it is a noteworthy fact that none was put to death.