Druid sentence example

druid
  • Chief among the parks is Druid Hill Park in the N.W.
    14
    11
  • Diodorus informs us that a sacrifice acceptable to the gods must be attended by a Druid, for they are the intermediaries.
    8
    6
  • The functions of Caesar's Druids we here find distributed amongst Druids, bards and poets (fili), but even in very early times the poet has usurped many of the duties of the Druid and finally supplants him with the spread of Christianity.
    3
    2
  • The Druids are represented as being able to foretell the future and to perform magic. Before setting out on the great expedition against Ulster, Medb, queen of Connaught, goes to consult her Druid, and just before the famous heroine Derdriu (Deirdre) is born, Cathbu prophesies what sort of a woman she will be.
    5
    4
  • The cromlechs most worthy of notice are: one near Cairngrainey, to the north-east of the old road from Belfast to Templepatrick; the large cromlech at Mount Druid, near Ballintoy; and one at the northern extremity of Island Magee.
    4
    3
    Advertisement
  • His principal work, an elaborate account of Stonehenge, appeared in 1740, and he wrote copiously on other supposed Druid remains, becoming familiarly known as the "Arch-Druid."
    3
    2
  • The site of the Abbey was a druid grove or suchlike, a valuable endowment.
    1
    0
  • The word drill is always used to render the Latin magus, and in one passage St Columba speaks of Christ as his Druid.
    0
    0
  • I then discovered that my name meant ' Olave ' - a druid bard.
    0
    0
  • The last ship to be built at the Royal Dockyard was a 1,322 ton corvette, the steamship ' Druid ' .
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • You'd still use disk druid later to partition the Linux stuff the way you want.
    0
    0
  • I was asked, as a druid priestess, to do ceremony there.
    0
    0
  • At dawn a naked man interrupted some of the Druid rituals, but his drunken revelry merely caused cheers and amusement.
    0
    0
  • This image of the peaceful sage would be seized upon and adopted by the druid revivalists of the 18th century.
    0
    0
  • Marching his legions west to destroy the Druid strongholds, the Roman governor has left the cities of eastern Britain wide open.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The Inner Grove is for those who wish to be taught and initiated into Awen's own druid tradition.
    0
    0
  • Several of various species in the Glastonbury area are of impressive age, rooted in pre-Christian days of the Druid religion.
    0
    0
  • This image of the peaceful sage would be seized upon and adopted by the Druid revivalists of the 18th century.
    0
    0
  • Psychic Consultation Readings, Tarot, runes crystals, crystal ball, Egyptian tablets, Druid Animal cards, Druid tree stave.
    0
    0
  • The Inner Grove is for those who wish to be taught and initiated into Awen 's own Druid tradition.
    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • St. Patrick drew a Christian Latin cross through a Druid circle symbol for the sun, blessing it and explaining Christianity to them in terms they understood through a familiar symbol.
    0
    0
  • Item Manual - Read the wall in Chapter 2-9 to receive the code (Right, Down, A, Up, B), then return to Elendia and speak to the druid in the Magic Guild.
    0
    0
  • A marksman who has a sniper rifle, blaster pistol, thermal detonator, auto turret dispenser and recon druid.
    0
    0
  • Cathbu (Cathbad), the Druid connected with Conchobar, king of Ulster, in the older cycle is accompanied by a number of youths (Ioo according to the oldest version) who are desirous of learning his art, though what this consisted in we are not told.
    4
    4
  • The king has recourse to his Druid Dalan, who requires a whole year to discover the haunt of the couple.
    6
    7
    Advertisement
  • Before the battle of Culdremne (561) a Druid made an airbe druad (fence of protection?) round one of the armies, but what is precisely meant by the phrase is obscure.
    2
    2
  • A small monument erected to the memory of Edgar Allan Poe stands in the Westminster Presbyterian churchyard, where he is buried; there is another monument to his memory in Druid Hill Park.
    4
    4
  • Had we contemporary accounts of the position of the druid in Ireland prior to the introduction of Christianity, it may be doubted if any serious difference would be discovered.
    2
    2
  • Like the Gaulish druids described by Caesar, the poet (fili) and the druid possessed a huge stock of unwritten native lore, probably enshrined in verse which was learnt by rote by their pupils.
    4
    4
  • The following is the position of the Druid in the pagan literature.
    8
    10
    Advertisement