It is familiar in the titles, showing the colour of their wands of office, of the gentlemen ushers of the three principal British orders of knighthood, the ushers of the Garter and St Patrick being "Ushers of the Black Rod," and of the Thistle "Green Rod."
15, ushers in the third woe, xi.
It ushers in the Messianic age.
This judgment either closes the Messianic age, if thought of as temporal, or ushers it in, if conceived as eternal, or closes the world's history, if no Messianic age is expected.
The conquest by Alexander ushers in the Hellenistic age, comprising the periods of Ptolemaic and Roman rule.