Leander sentence example

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  • His son Hermenegild, however, was converted to the orthodox faith through the influence of his Frankish wife, Ingundis, daughter of King Sigebert I., and of Leander, metropolitan of Seville.
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  • The larger shrimp-like crustacea are generally known as "prawns," the name being especially applied in Britain to the species Leander serratus, formerly called Palaemon serratus, which is highly esteemed for the table.
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  • The large river-prawns of the genus Palaemon (closely allied to Leander) found in most tropical countries are also often used as food.
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  • It has a publishing house (1834) and Bonebrake Theological Seminary (1871) at Dayton, Ohio; and supports Otterbein University (1847) at Westerville, O.; Westfield College (1865) at Westfield, Illinois; Leander Clark College (1857) at Toledo, Iowa; York College (1890) at York, Nebraska; Philomath College (1867) at Philomath, Oregon; Lebanon Valley College (1867) at Annville, Pa.; Campbell College (1864) at Holton, Kansas, and Central University (1907) at Indianapolis, Indiana.
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  • He settled there in 1490, and soon afterwards gave to the world editions of the Hero and Leander of Musaeus, the Galeomyomachia, and the Greek Psalter.
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  • Phaer's Virgil, Chapman's Homer, Harrington's Orlando, Marlowe's Hero and Leander, Fairfax's Jerusalem Delivered, North's Plutarch, Hoby's Courtier - to mention only a few examples - placed English readers simultaneously in possession of the most eminent and representative works of Greece, Rome and Italy.
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  • Hero, the beautiful priestess of Aphrodite at Sestos, was seen by Leander, a youth of Abydos, at the celebration of the festival of Aphrodite and Adonis.
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  • Every night Hero placed a lamp in the top of the tower where she dwelt by the sea, and Leander, guided by it, swam across the dangerous Hellespont.
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  • One stormy night the lamp was blown out and Leander perished.
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  • His Benedictine name was Leander.
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  • Leander, bishop of Seville, was his elder brother.
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  • Leander's ' old men's ' eight saved British blushes in the blue-riband event against the Belgians.
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  • November - HRH joined HMS Minerva, a Leander class frigate.
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  • The Leander squad had eight crews in the top sixteen places winning five pennants!
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  • Leander and Tiffin beat Burway and Walton in the Fawley for junior quads.
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  • Heffernan of York City rowing club came home 6 seconds clear of A West from Leander to win the lightweight single sculls.
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  • Since taking home the million dollar prize, she has married Leander Robinson with whom she has a child.
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