How to use Nineteenth in a sentence
In this service he remained till his nineteenth year.
Caetani indeed (Nineteenth Century and After, 1908) attributes the economic decadence of the Roman Campagna to the existence of free trade throughout the Roman empire.
Elijah is canonized both in the Greek and in the Latin Churches, his festival being kept in both on the 10th July - the date of his ascension in the nineteenth year of Jehoshaphat, according to Cornelius a Lapide.
Bullock, " Competitive Examinations in China " (Nineteenth Century, July 1894); and Etienne Zi, Pratique des examens litteraires en Chine (Shanghai, 1894).
Another edition, containing the eighteenth book and a fragment of the nineteenth, was published by Ferrerius, who has added an appendix of thirtyfive pages (Paris, 1574).Advertisement
Much has been done, by Mignet (Antonio Perez et Philippe II., 1845; 4th ed., 1874) and by Froude (" An Unsolved Historical Riddle," Nineteenth Cent., 1883) among others, towards the elucidation of various difficult points in Perez's somewhat perplexing story.
Even if the ninth book is rejected (as Grote proposed), there remain the speeches of the first, sixteenth and nineteenth books.
In the Phoenician alphabet a sibilant Zade (Tzaddi) stands between q and p. Hence Q is the nineteenth letter in the Phoenician alphabet, the eighteenth in the Greek numerical alphabet, which alone contains it, the sixteenth (owing to the omission of 8 and E) in the Latin, and (from the addition of J) the seventeenth in the English alphabet.
A finely illustrated book, Finland in the Nineteenth Century, by various Finnish writers, gives an excellent account of the country; also Reuter's Finlandia, a very complete work with an exhaustive bibliography.
But we cannot conclude our brief survey of the national literature of Persia without calling attention to the rise of the drama, which has only sprung up in the beginning of The Drama the nineteenth century.Advertisement
Of all the nasks one only, the nineteenth, has come down on us intact - the Vendidad.
Of the fifteenth, seventeenth and nineteenth Yashts the few useful copies that we possess are derived from a single MS. of the year 1591 A.D.
Besides several essays in the Nineteenth Century, Dr Adler has written extensively on topics of Anglo-Jewish History and published two volumes of sermons.
In 1848, after a visit to Italy, he published Italy in the Nineteenth Century; and in 1870 he collected and republished some papers contributed many years before to periodicals, under the title Early Sketches of Eminent Persons.
There was little art or inspiration in his boyish verse, but in his nineteenth year an older sister thought a specimen of it good enough for submission to the Free Press, a weekly paper which William Lloyd Garrison, the future emancipationist, had started in the town of Newburyport.Advertisement
The rank of Nebraska among the states of the Union in 1900 in population, in value of agricultural products, and in value of manufactured products, was respectively twenty-seventh, tenth and nineteenth.
The accounts of the fertility of the Connecticut valley were among the causes leading to the English colonization, and until the middle of the nineteenth century agriculture was the principal occupation.
They are described in some detail in the reports of nineteenth and twentieth century anthropologists.
Agrippa's contribution is briefly discussed below and his theories received a new lease of life in nineteenth century astrology and occultism.
At the end of nineteenth century a large number of Poles became involved in the struggle against Nicholas II and the Russian autocracy.Advertisement
This flat brass candlestick is a typically eighteenth century design, as candlesticks became taller during the nineteenth century.
Time for tea Later in the nineteenth century then, going out to a tea shop became a popular pastime for women.
In the early nineteenth century, Spanish power went into rapid decline.
There were plans for wholesale demolition of the terraced streets built in the nineteenth century.
This is very disputable, certainly in view of much of the nineteenth literature that still continues to be read.Advertisement
Commercial salmon fishers dominated inland waters until Nineteenth century landowners realized they could make more money from anglers.
The small harbor was built in the nineteenth century for the herring fishery.
Cambridge Burnt Cream came to the Trinity College kitchens by way of an enthusiastic nineteenth century academic gastronome.
The pattern of tribal grouping in Gabon was severely disrupted by slave raiding which continued well into the nineteenth century.
A grate of mid to late nineteenth century now occupies the former hearth.
Such was the famous reply given by the nineteenth century artist James McNeil Whistler to what seemed to him like a rather impertinent question.
Why did barricades become a feature of urban insurrection uniquely in the nineteenth century?
Her first book was on Sade and materialism (2002 ); she is now working on materialism in the nineteenth century.
By the early nineteenth century cast-iron mileposts became common.
Camborne was a prosperous boom town in the nineteenth century, due to the tin mining industry.
It presents nineteenth century comic strips with decidedly modern punchlines.
Their design set out to avoid the monotony of the uniform grid plans of the nineteenth century housing.
Locating the historic nation in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, Mac Laughlin also examines the specificities of minority nationalisms in the nineteenth century.
Thomas was the great-grandfather of Hugh Casson and he had a considerable influence on organ-building in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Possibly it was late nineteenth century or early twentieth.
Redruth's recently restored railroad station is early nineteenth century.
Rail Travel in the 19th Century In the mid-to-late nineteenth century, the easiest and quickest way to travel was by rail.
The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was the most influential occult group to emerge from the end of the nineteenth century occult revival.
Peter the Great abolished the patriarchate, and by the nineteenth century the Procurator of the Holy Synod was effectively a government minister.
The Swedish Royal Court Orchestra employed an outstanding quartet of wind players at the beginning of the nineteenth century.
This ideology, I argue, descends from the very nineteenth century scholarship that it now finds replete with fantasies.
With other Caucasian tribes they fiercely resisted Russian conquest in the nineteenth century.
Indeed, the nineteenth century topography is of village in a meadow ascending a lofty sandstone ridge which has extensive views.
To what extent did nineteenth century romanticism make Freudian psychoanalysis possible?
Graham Barber has thoroughly scrutinized the large surviving repertoire of the nineteenth century and selected these works as being fully worthy of resurrection.
The nineteenth century change was part of an increasingly secular approach to human nature.
The subsequent abolition of the Irish self-government was one of the reasons for the huge growth in emigration in the nineteenth century.
Elizabeth Bennett is feisty, intelligent, sharp, even sly, mysterious, and a nineteenth century version of sarcastic.
Actually, the nineteenth century text, tho somewhat stilted to modern ears, was not so difficult a read as might be thought.
In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, mountain farmers used to follow a practice called transhumance.
George Gissing, the novelist, was at one time their tutor; and in 1905 Mr Harrison wrote a preface to Gissing's Veranilda (see also Mr Austin Harrison's article on Gissing in the Nineteenth Century, September 1906).
Accordingly, in ' the ninth book, when they are still protected by the rampart (see 348 sqq.), he rejects gifts and fair words alike; in the sixteenth he is moved by the tears and, of Patroclus, and the sight of the Greek ships on fire; in the nineteenth his anger is quenched in grief.
John was elected scholar of Corpus in his fifteenth, and fellow of Oriel in his nineteenth year, April 1811.
A wild-eyed, crazed techno-optimist of the nineteenth century concluded that in fifty years there would be a telephone in every town in America.
Mark Twain has said that the two most interesting characters of the nineteenth century are Napoleon and Helen Keller.
It seems as if a child who could see and hear until her nineteenth month must retain some of her first impressions, though ever so faintly.
The very fact that the nineteenth century has not produced many authors whom the world may count among the greatest of all time does not in my opinion justify the remark, "There may come a time when people cease to write."
If we live in the Nineteenth Century, why should we not enjoy the advantages which the Nineteenth Century offers?
On the eighteenth and nineteenth of November, the army advanced two days' march and the enemy's outposts after a brief interchange of shots retreated.
In the highest army circles from midday on the nineteenth, a great, excitedly bustling activity began which lasted till the morning of the twentieth, when the memorable battle of Austerlitz was fought.
Till midday on the nineteenth, the activity--the eager talk, running to and fro, and dispatching of adjutants--was confined to the Emperor's headquarters.
By evening, the adjutants had spread it to all ends and parts of the army, and in the night from the nineteenth to the twentieth, the whole eighty thousand allied troops rose from their bivouacs to the hum of voices, and the army swayed and started in one enormous mass six miles long.
The first fifteen years of the nineteenth century in Europe present an extraordinary movement of millions of people.
The church which rose from the ashes was built from locally quarried magnesium limestone and heavily restored in the nineteenth century.
Napoleon III spent some time here also and the castle provided an excellent example of the product of gothic revivalism in the nineteenth century.
In those places Chinese seafarers on ships bringing goods from Asia populated the historic Chinatowns of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
He reminds us that the seminal thinkers of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century were Mahan, Corbett and Richmond, not Laughton.
The town was settled by Scottish settlers in the nineteenth century.
By the time of the nineteenth it was dawn, birds began to squawk in the nearby gardens.
The second island is that of the Temptress - inspired to a degree by the symbolist paintings of the late nineteenth century.
William Arthur, an Irish Methodist loaned to the Wesleyan Missionary Society, was one of the influential theologians of the nineteenth century.
In the early nineteenth century, the transmutation of species was still a controversial, and indeed dangerous, topic for naturalists.
Often in tulle bags, these favors are an Italian tradition that took off over here in the nineteenth century.
Computer owners wishing to gain a clear picture of the nineteenth century would be well-advised to look elsewhere.
It was founded in 1958 to fight the then widespread ignorance of nineteenth and early twentieth century architecture.
It was not until the latter part of the nineteenth century that exportation of these exotic felines began.
Modern naturopathy grew out of the alternative health philosophies of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries but it has its beginnings in the studies of the ancient scholars in Greece.
In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the U.S. government began conserving scenic wilderness areas by forming National Parks.
Inspiration for this type of décor comes from the art colonies of nineteenth century Europe where musicians, actors, artists, and writers converged into avant-garde communities.
The couple wed -- where else? -- on the nineteenth hole of a golf resort.
In the nineteenth century, children's clothes took on a more distinct cut, with girls' dresses more inclined to feature ribbons around the chest and be shorter until she came out into society.
Many even have the sash that goes back to the early nineteenth century and still looks so charming.
The whimsical pattern, consisting of a series of dots that are equally spaced and sized, was first introduced on clothing in the late nineteenth century.
The university is over a century old and features classic architecture of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
This icon of overtly commercial sexuality had its heyday in the 1950s, but the history of the striptease reaches as far back as the nineteenth century.
In the nineteenth century, Americans with tattoos were sailors and naval personnel, who wrote about their tattoo experiences in ships' logs, letters, and journals.
In the nineteenth century most of Europe did not allow tattooing because the Catholic Church admonished it.
These quickly evolved into an entertainment version, featured at fairs during the nineteenth century, primarily in Europe.
Sometime in the nineteenth century, superstitions and powerful legends run rampant.
The period began with soldiers coming home from overseas and was followed by the passing of the Nineteenth Amendment, insuring women the right to vote.
Cards remained popular with cigarette manufacturers for many years, with there being a slight lull at the end of the nineteenth century and start of the twentieth century.
From early trains made of tin-plate, cast iron and wood to the steam and electric models of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, antique toy trains have captured the hearts of collectors for more than six decades.
After kerosene was developed, these lamps were mass produced, and they could be found in most nineteenth century homes.
These laws became necessary when opium addiction in the nineteenth century became a widespread social problem in the developed countries.
In the nineteenth century, "ragamuffins" were a familiar part of London's urban scene, and parents in Paris abandoned their children at the rate of 20 percent of the live births in the city.
In the nineteenth century, they were generally sent to reform schools that were similar to prisons.
Even after the establishment of the juvenile justice system toward the end of the nineteenth century, most runaways were regarded as delinquents, and the home situations from which they had fled received little scrutiny.
In the late nineteenth century Paul Broca, a French neurosurgeon, identified an area of the left hemisphere that has a major role in the production of speech.
Through most of the nineteenth century and into the twentieth century, adoptions were often informal and unofficial.
While it has become so commonplace it would be difficult to imagine the dancing world without it, tap was actually developed in the United States around the nineteenth century.
Finally, history documents an original "two step", which caused an uproar in the social dance world toward the end of the nineteenth century.
Towards the end of the nineteenth century, when educated women began seeking the right to vote and became more involved with social work and public policy, many women started to wear jackets and ties.
Traditionally, hula dancers wore cloth skirts called pu'a, but grass skirts became popular in the late Nineteenth and Twentieth centuries.
Arguably the first great "edutainment" title for personal computers was The Oregon Trail, a title that put players into the role of a nineteenth century pioneer making his way across the American wilderness with a wagon train.
The sport shoe as we know it wasn't developed until the early nineteenth century.
Formed in the latter part of the nineteenth century, the brand remains strong today.
The practice of painting directly from life began in nineteenth century Europe.
Flora Lastriaolli is a family owned company that originated at the beginning of the nineteenth century in Florence Italy.
The one-piece "union suit" was part of the clothing liberation movement in the nineteenth century.
Women's terry robes are incredibly comfortable and ever since the fabric was first made available to the general public in the late nineteenth century, its demand has never waned.
Survivor Samoa is the nineteenth installment of the very successful Survivor franchise.
In December, 2009, Michelle gave birth to her nineteenth child, who they named Josie (all of the Duggar children have names starting with "J").
His theatrical associations allowed him access to the upper classes of society, or at least the Nineteenth Century equivalent of the 'glitterati'.
As recently as the Nineteenth Century, physics as known as Natural Philosophy, or the 'wisdom of nature'.
At twelve the boy was placed on the foundation of St Paul's School (then in St Paul's Churchyard), and in his nineteenth year he obtained an open scholarship at Balliol.
In 1844 an article by Mr Barnett in the Nineteenth Century discussed the question of university settlements.
In my nineteenth year I was admitted to the diaconate, in my thirtieth to the priesthood, both by the hands of the most reverend Bishop John (of Hexham), and at the bidding of Abbot Ceolfrid.
His great achievement was the History of Germany in the Nineteenth Century.
The Contemporary Review (1866), long edited by Sir Percy Bunting, and the Nineteenth Century (1877), founded and edited by Sir James Knowles, and renamed Nineteenth Century and After in 1900, are similar in character, consisting of signed articles by men of mark of all opinions upon questions of the day.
More popular and more easily accessible are Father Thurston's The Holy Year of Jubilee (1900), and an article by the Bishop of Newport in the Nineteenth Century for January 1901, with a reply by Mr Herbert Paul in the next number.
Besides some archaeological articles in the Nineteenth Century and contributions to the Dictionary of National Biography, he published a History of the Diocese of Norwich (1879); The Coming of the Friars (1885); The Autobiography of Roger North (1887) and Trials of a Country Parson (1890).
The report on the congress of Panama, the leading measure of the first session of the Nineteenth Congress, was drawn up by Everett, although he was the youngest member of the committee and had just entered Congress.
The town was incorporated by a charter granted by Philip and Mary in 1556 and confirmed by Elizabeth in the nineteenth year of her reign.
In January, therefore, the 14th day of the month was called the nineteenth before the Calends of February (counting inclusively), the 15th was the 18th before the Calends and so onto the 3 0 th, which was called the third before the Calend (tertio Calendas), the last being the second of the Calends, or the day before the Calends (pridie Calendas).
The Period Of Meton, Therefore, Consisted Of Twelve Years Containing Twelve Months Each, And Seven Years Containing Thirteen Months Each; P And These Last Formed The Third, Fifth, Eighth, Eleventh, Thirteenth, Sixteenth, And Nineteenth Years Of The Cycle.
The Pan-American Exposition, in celebration of the progress of the Western hemisphere in the nineteenth century, was held there (May 1-November 2, 1901).
During September he had four days of work, and in October six, and on the 6th of November he sent in to the Royal Society the nineteenth series of his "Experimental Researches," in which the whole conditions of the phenomena are fully specified.