How to use Attendants in a sentence
But the royal attendants did not heed the animal's ill temper.
The assassin was at once killed by the attendants who rushed in, and Henry died early on the following day.
We caught up to the ambulance at the emergency room entrance just as attendants were removing a stretcher.
They were taking fifty-four hounds, with six hunt attendants and whippers-in.
The attendants then withdrew, and while Henry was reading the letters Clement mortally wounded him with a dagger which had been concealed beneath his cloak.Advertisement
In 1906-1907 the percentage (31 6) of attendants to children of school age was twice as large as in 1898-1899.
A large fraction of the Mexican population were set apart as priests or attendants to the services of the gods.
Confident of his strength Frederick entered Germany with a few attendants in the middle of 1235, and his presence had the anticipated effect of quelling the insurrection; Henry was sent a prisoner to Italy and disappeared from history.
One of his attendants expressed an apprehension, that the King would get wet.
Skandaalso called Kumara (the youth), Karttikeya, or Subrahmanya (in the south) - the six-headed war-lord of the gods; and Ganese, the lord (or leader) of Siva's troupes of attendants, being at the same time the elephant-headed, paunch-bellied god of wisdom; whilst a third, Kama (Kamadeva) or Kandarpa, the god of love, gets his popular epithet of Ananga," the bodiless,"from his having once, in frolicsome play, tried the power of his arrows upon Siva, whilst engaged in austere practices, when a single glance from the third (forehead) eye of the angry god reduced the mischievous urchin to ashes.Advertisement
The bath should be brought to the bedside and the patient, wrapped in a sheet, should be lifted into it by two attendants.
Harrison and others identify them with the Satyri (Satyrs), the attendants and companions of Dionysus in his revels, and also with the Centaurs.
They were the constant attendants, both in and out of the house, of the magistrate to whom they were attached.
Ananda entered the Order in the second year of the Buddha's ministry, and became one of his personal attendants, accompanying him on most of his wanderings and being the interlocutor in many of the recorded dialogues.
There, according to legend, she saved the new-born Zeus, her sixth child, from being devoured by Kronos by substituting a stone for him and entrusting the infant god to the care of her attendants the Curetes.Advertisement
These attendants afterwards became the bodyguard of Zeus and the priests of Rhea, and performed ceremonies in her honour.
They rode on mules with gilded bridles, rich saddles and housings, carrying hawks on their wrist, followed by an immense train of attendants.
With the same instrument, he further detected, on the 19th of September 1848, Hyperion, the seventh of Saturn's attendants, and, on the 24th of October 1851, Ariel and Umbriel, the interior moons of Uranus.
In the systematized pantheon these minor sun-gods become attendants that do his service.
Among the miscellaneous body of attendants about the house of a king or noble were many Saxon slaves, in whom there was a regular trade until it was abolished by the action of the church in 1171.Advertisement
Plutarch observes that the Greeks, though accustomed to the conceptions of the animal attendants of their own gods, were amazed when they found animals worshipped as gods by the Egyptians.
Some days later, however, he was attacked before Granson by the confederate army and suffered a shamful defeat, being compelled to fly with a handful of attendants, and leaving his artillery and an immense booty in the hands of the allies (February 1476).
On the left returning wall is a train of priestly attendants headed by the chief priest and priestess (the latter carrying a lituus), clad in the dress of the deities they serve and facing an altar, behind which is an image of a bull on a pedestal (representing the god); then comes an attendant leading a goat and three rams for sacrifice, followed by more priests with litui or musical instruments, after whom comes a bull bearing on his back the sacred cista (?).
On the lateral walls of the approach we have a similar procession of attendants Leaded by the chief priestess and priest, who pours a libation at the feet of the goddess seated on her throne; while on the right returning wall are fragments of a third procession approaching another draped figure of the goddess on her throne (placed at the angle opposite the bull on the pedestal), the train being again brought up by a bull.
Many people are already used to District Council employed parking attendants who work in off-street car parks.Advertisement
The front left-hand pew is reserved for your parents and bridal attendants.
All recommendations are for skilled attendants working at the primary level of health care, either at the facility or in the community.
Parking attendants operate to ensure vehicles are parked legally or to issue parking fines.
Hotel porters, hairdressers and cloakroom attendants also expect to be tipped.
All the lavatory attendants I knew were fed up with arguing with people that the story was merely a fairy tale.Advertisement
His bloody corpse, dragged in the stirrups by the terrified animal, revealed his fate to his attendants.
The Parking Attendants are recognizable by their peaked caps with a blue hatband.
All the children, dressed in bright clothes, carried colored streamers, sang, danced and greeted the May Queen and her attendants.
The attendants at the temple, however, made the woman lie down where the god was accustomed to heal the suppliants.
Short of falling back upon Livonia, it was the best plan adoptable in the circumstances, but it was rendered abortive by Peter's destruction of Mazepa's capital Baturin, so that when Mazepa joined Charles at Horki, on the 8th of November 1708, it was as a ruined man with little more than 1300 personal attendants (see Mazepa-Koledinsky).Advertisement
The maharaja Ram Singh, who succeeded his father in 1893, was deprived of power of government in 1895 on the ground of intemperate conduct; and in 1900 was finally deposed for the murder of one of his personal attendants.
Among the most constant attendants were two high-born and high-bred gentlemen, closely bound together by friendship, but of widely different characters and habits - Bennet Langton, distinguished by his skill in Greek literature, by the orthodoxy of his opinions, and by the sanctity of his life, and Topham Beauclerk, renowned for his amours, his knowledge of the gay world, his fastidious taste and his sarcastic wit.
The delivery attendants remove the streaks, give them a twist to facilitate future handling, and place Fr.3.4.
Both Vader and Palpatine are dead; the greater part of their odd, unnatural, retinue of attendants is also dead.
One place to cut back on is the accessories for the bride, groom and their attendants.Advertisement
Since some brides require attendants to pay for most of their own adornments, inexpensive options will be most appreciated.
This list will give good ideas about where attendants might possible save a few coins.
Bridesmaids and personal attendants are usually honored by the bride with a small gift.
Female attendants might get a jewelry box or picture frame engraved with the couples' name and the wedding date.
Brides and grooms often try to purchase gifts for their attendants to use on the wedding day itself.Advertisement
In addition to accessories, many couples may choose to give their attendants the champagne glasses used for toasting at the wedding reception.
This online store is chock full of manly gift suggestions for your male attendants.
My husband and I made a trip to the bowling alley followed by the other attendants and a few confused guests.
Instead, appoint your parents and attendants to serve as "surrogate gift grubbers" and spread the word on your behalf.
Looking at a gallery of bridesmaid hairstyle pictures will show any soon-to-be bride that there are many elegant and beautiful options for her attendants.Advertisement
Giving some guidelines for the style, such as asking each attendant to wear matching hair pins, is fine, but being flexible will keep attendants smiling.
Can it be considered a "one stop shopping" emporium, or will you have to visit different locations to purchase a veil, shoes, accessories, and dresses for the attendants and mothers of the bride and groom?
Jewelry is a meaningful token of appreciation in our society, which is why it is a great idea to consider giving your attendants jewelry as a thank you gift for all they have done for you.
If you are a younger bride, getting pearls for your attendants are a great idea.
After Hours Tuxedo offers great specials for grooms and their attendants.
Be considerate of your bridesmaids and other attendants by choosing bridal party dresses that are appropriate to the season.
Many couples opt to create wedding websites that provide helpful information for their guests and attendants.
Splurging on a good photographer will help you capture priceless memories, and give you a chance to see certain elements of your ceremony and reception from your guests' and attendants' point of view.
Couples often choose to include other information, such as song lyrics, thank you to parents, guests, and attendants, and directions to the reception.
A basic wedding program includes the order of the ceremony, the name of the bride and groom and the attendants' names.
Before the wedding, couples usually offer their attendants gifts of appreciation.
Choose a shirt that reflects your style as a couple and give it to the attendants before all the festivities begin.
For example, high heels shoes are not the best idea for the bride and her attendants to wear walking through sand.
While the number of attendants varies based on the event formality, there will generally be fewer attendants for vow renewal ceremonies.
This was important because their attendants would often share a room with them, so the bed's draped curtain provided a certain shield between the two.
White suits are becoming a more popular choice for weddings - and plenty of ring bearer outfits are sold to compliment the groom and his attendants.
While the site is geared toward wedding apparel for the littlest of attendants, they also offer many dresses that are perfect for Christmas parties and Easter gatherings.
Unless you're wealthy, chances are you aren't looking for Tahitian chocolate pearls for your attendants.
You'll find that your attendants love the look, the overall effect is great, and few people will know the difference on your wedding day.
This is a great way to tell your attendants that you appreciate all their hard work and support.
Tuxedos may be tradition, but if you have varying sizes in your wedding party, big and tall suit separates can be a great way to ensure comfort for all of your attendants.
If your dress is turquoise, your attendants can wear aqua, with or without contrasting accents.
For instance, brides might want to pick one of his signature designs for bridesmaids' or other attendants' attire.
The attendants and medical assistants will hook you up, observe your sleeping patterns, record your data and put together a report for the doctor to review in the morning.
People such as underground parking garage attendants who are exposed to car exhausts in a confined area are more likely to be poisoned by CO.
All the women in the bridal party, including flower girls, junior bridesmaids, honor attendants, and even the bride can wear barrettes for an elegant affair.
Attendants arrive from the United Kingdom, United States, Japan, Scotland, Italy, and more.
The show itself is a massive celebration of creativity and imagination, uniting stylists from all over the world and inspiring them to do virtually anything they desire to put on display for show attendants.
In 1922, Stephen Poplawski, owner of the Stevens Electric Company, created a device that would help drug store soda fountain attendants mix ice cream sodas and milkshakes.
Tee-shirted flight attendants also ply merchandise during the flight.
However, the French kings and their families and attendants actually spent a small proportion of their time in the luxurious châteaux.
Often the maid of honor and/or female attendants purchase special wedding night lingerie for the bride.
Wedding freebies are great for both the bride and her attendants.
Cooking class - You can either sign yourself and your bridesmaids up for a local cooking class, or you can simply spend an evening with your best gal pals concocting your favorite recipes in the home of one of the attendants.
If the event is catered, there should be options for servers and food table attendants.
Their leader, Juan Diaz de Solis, landing incautiously in 1516 on the north coast with a few attendants to parley with a body of Charrua Indians, was suddenly attacked by them and was killed, together with a number of his followers.
He was attacked by assassins on the steps of St Peter's and badly wounded; attendants carried him to a cardinal's house, and, fearing poison, he was nursed only by his wife and Sancha, his sister-in-law.
On the demand of Lennox, Darnley's father, Bothwell was put upon his trial, in April, but Lennox, having been forbidden to enter the city with more than six attendants, refused to attend, and Bothwell was declared not guilty.
Just as attendants are provided for the dead, so the god receives sacrifices intended to put slaves at his disposal.
By living in protected houses and wearing gloves and veils at night all the staff escaped malaria except one or two attendants.
The slaves were employed either in domestic service - as household managers, attendants or personal escorts - or in work of other kinds, agricultural or urban.
Only twenty-seven islands of the group are inhabited, but in the case of some of them the population consists solely of a few lighthouse attendants, shepherds and keepers.
Owing to the influx caused by the periodical visits of the daimyos (feudal lords) with their numerous attendants, it probably exceeded qmillion during the early part of the 19th century.
Among attendants on his Paris lectures was Pierre Paulmier, since 1528 archbishop of Vienne.
In 1452, however, this powerful earl was invited to Stirling by the king, and, charged with treachery, was stabbed by James and then killed by the attendants.
He believed at one time that he was dead, and refused to eat till some of his attendants dressed in sheets set him the example.
In older times the dead king was buried on a throne with his property and dead attendants round him.
Early in the morning he stabbed himself to the heart with a dagger which he had concealed under his pillow, and died as his attendants entered the tent.
On the other side of the court were the stables, for the accommodation of the horses of the guests and their attendants (H).
The most important results of Beckington's missions to France were one Latin journal, written by himself, referring to the embassy to Calais; and another, written by one of his attendants, relating to the journey to Armagnac.
No doubt ceorls took part in military expeditions, but they may have gone as attendants and camp-followers rather than as warriors, their chief business being to make stockades and bridges, and especially to carry provisions.
To these we have to add buildings for the attendants, kitchen, bakehouse, &c., and farm buildings.
This court was surrounded by wooden columns supporting a roof, like a medieval cloister; on the south side are chambers for attendants (BaXaµoc).
The village is small, containing only twenty or thirty huts, in which reside the Brahmans and the attendants of the temple.
At nine in the evening she was removed to Holyrood, and thence to the port of Leith, where she embarked under guard, with her attendants, for the island castle of Lochleven.
At night she took a graceful and affectionate leave of her attendants, distributed among them her money and jewels, wrote out in full the various legacies to be conveyed by her will, and charged her apothecary Gorion with her last messages for the king of Spain.
Having banished all lay attendants from his palace, he surrounded himself with clerics and monks, with whom he lived as though he were still in a monastery.
The system of human sacrifices, practised among the Ashanti until the closing years of the 19th century, was founded on a sentiment of piety towards parents and other connexions - the chiefs believing that the rank of their dead relatives in the future world would be measured by the number of attendants sent after them.
As soon as the dog succeeded in doing this the animals were parted, often by the attendants biting their tails, and the badger was again shut up in his box, which, at a signal from the time-keeper, was again opened.
One of his wives was strangled and laid beside him, his cup-bearer and other attendants, his charioteer and his horses were killed and placed in the tomb, which was then filled up with earth and an enormous mound raised high over all.
The cattle, with their attendants, shift from one to the other of these sets of huts, between the end of June and the end of September, making but one sojourn at the highest huts, but two at the lower.
As these emphasized their supremacy by grouping around them a court of loyal attendants dependent in rank and ready to do their master's bidding, so the gods of the chief centres and those of the minor local cults formed a group around Marduk; and the larger the group the greater was the reflected glory of the chief figure.
Two attendants bring it out of the house, holding it low in their hands, and deliver it to four pall-bearers, called nasasalar, clad in well-washed, white clothes.
The attendants then raise the body to its final resting-place, lay it upon its stony bed, and retire.
The Maenads (" mad ones ") or Bacchae, the women attendants of Dionysus, with their snake-accompaniments, are only one of the various snake-features associated with the cult of a deity who was also a god of healing.
In connexion with the principal object of this cult, Tantric theory has devised an elaborate system of female figures representing either special forms and personifications or attendants of the "Great Goddess."
He died as simply as he had lived; his last words were only business directions, affectionate remembrances to relatives, and repeated apologies to the physicians and attendants.
The man was killed, and two others were captured by the royal attendants; the fourth jumped down a well.
But through some neglect of orders, the prince one day encounters a leper and a blind man, and asks of his attendants with pain and astonishment what such a spectacle should mean.
The attendants reply as may be imagined; and Josaphat goes home more pensive than ever, dwelling on the certainty of death and on what shall be thereafter.
As a last resource the king sends for Theudas, a magician, who removes the prince's attendants and substitutes seductive girls; but all their blandishments are resisted through prayer.
In the closets he discovered many fancy costumes of rich velvets and brocades, and one of the attendants told him to dress himself in any of the clothes that pleased him and to be prepared to dine with the Princess and Dorothy in an hour's time.
Later, they were used to denote the attendants on certain priests and priestesses, especially the flamen dialis and flaminica and the curiones.
She was a celebrated dancer and courtesan, who, in the full flower of her beauty and guilty sovereignty over the youth of Antioch, was suddenly converted by the influence of the holy bishop Nonnus, whom she had heard preaching in front of a church which she was passing with her gay train of attendants and admirers.
The group is commonly estimated to consist of 67 islands, of which 30 are inhabited (though in the case of four of them the population comprises only the light house attendants), but the number may be increased to as many as 90 by including rocky islets more usually counted with the islands of which they probably once formed part.
On the 24th of August three statutes abolished papal and prelatical authority and jurisdiction; repealed the old laws in favour of the church, and punished celebrants and attendants of the Mass - for the first offence by confiscation, for the second by exile, for the third by death.
When Charles was deprived of all his loyal attendants at Christmas 1647, Hammond returned to Oxford and was made subdean of Christ Church, only, however, to be removed from all his offices by the parliamentary visitors, who imprisoned him for ten weeks.
The guardian of a shrine is called mutavali, or, if the shrine is an important one with much property and many attendants, mutavali-bashi, and is not necessarily an ecclesiastic, for instance, the guardianship of the great shrine of Imam Reza in Meshed is generally given to a high court functionary or minister as a reward for long services to the state.
Jim accepted it as a mere detail, and at his command the attendants gave his coat a good rubbing, combed his mane and tail, and washed his hoofs and fetlocks.
Following the battalion that marched along the dusty road came priests in their vestments--one little old man in a hood with attendants and singers.