Lamentation sentence example
Amid great lamentation, the hero's body is laid on the funeral pile and consumed.
The bandits of international capital, the Polish junkers and capitalists, are now raising a great lamentation that Poland is in great danger.
O children, I shall sing a lamentation of a winged swan which crossed the great waters.
In that night a great lamentation was heard in the castle - its lord had died of the wound which Owain had given him.
Hence at the festival which commemorated the return of Theseus there was always weeping and lamentation.Advertisement
It opened in 1927 and was built to bypass the terrible traffic congestion, and it was actually closed in 2003 amidst much lamentation.
There exist also fine drawings for a "Lamentation over the body of Christ," an "Adoration of the Kings," and a "March to Calvary"; of the last-named composition, besides the beautiful and elaborate pen-and-ink drawing at Florence, three still more highly-wrought versions in green monochrome exist; whether any of them are certainly by the artist's own hand is matter of debate.
The National Gallery, London, contains two remarkably fine specimens of Francia, once combined together as principal picture and lunette, - the "Virgin" and "Child and St Anna" enthroned, surrounded by saints, and (in the lunette) the "Pieta," or lamentation of angels over the dead Saviour.