Shadow Sentence Examples
The shadow made her long legs look short.
I don't want a shadow hanging over him.
Half the street was in shadow, the other half brightly lit by the sun.
There was no shadow or footprints even though I seemed to be standing on grass.
He was too angry to see where he went as he crossed through the shadow realm.Advertisement
She left, stopping in the shadow world to try to calm herself.
She twirled, watching the shadow in child-like awe.
He was unusually tender and kind to me, and for a brief space the shadow lifted.
A shadow crossed her screen, and she snapped the cell against her body.
Accompanying it was a vision of the shadow world.Advertisement
He could see its shadow as he peeped out through the clusters of leaves.
He was like a massive shadow among the sunny forest, dressed all in black and armed as if for battle, even when coming to see her.
I rang the bell and I could see shadow movement behind the thin drapes but no one answered.
Gabriel brought you here through the shadow world.
He called a portal when in the hallway and walked into the shadow realm, stopping in place.Advertisement
Something blue in the shadow of the trees caught her attention.
Gabriel opened a portal and strode through the shadow world.
Deidre entered the shadow world and summoned the human she'd left in Hell.
She'd felt the weird sensations before … Shadow world.
The world faded into shadow and light then into an uncomfortable darkness, not quite sleep but not consciousness either.Advertisement
She was searching through her house for some unidentified object when a shadow emerged from the dark.
The shadow named Two emerged from the corner.
Deidre hurried into the shadow world.
The shadow man was on her fridge.
Where the hazel bank is steepest, Where the shadow falls the deepest, Where the clustering nuts fall free, That's the way for Billy and me.Advertisement
Pausing for a moment, Pierre noticed several other men of the same kind hiding in the shadow of the house on both sides.
It was so light that he could see the moonlight reflected from the metal harness disks and from the eyes of the horses, who looked round in alarm at the noisy party under the shadow of the porch roof.
Does he cast a shadow?
She crossed the shadow world to the glowing portal that would take her where she wanted to go.
With a whoop, she twirled in the middle of the shadow world.
She didn't recognize the voice, but she saw the shadow world.
In the shadow world when you told me about your tumor.
It wasn't Darkyn, and the vision accompanying it was from the shadow world.
He glanced over his shoulder as he entered the shadow world.
I caught one of the them in the shadow world on his way back to the mortal realm.
The chill of the shadow world made her shiver.
The clingy cold of the shadow world disappeared, and she was left standing in the middle of her apartment.
Just because she knew there was a shadow society didn't mean everyone she ran into was part of it!
She'd found her way here through the shadow world.
Dread sank into her belly as she entered the shadow world and crossed to the glowing doorway.
Suddenly, the shadow world released her.
Sometimes, also, when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, I saw a double shadow of myself, one standing on the head of the other, one on the ice, the other on the trees or hillside.
He heard a rustle behind him and a shadow appeared under the curtain of the cot.
The dark shadow was Princess Mary, who had come up to the cot with noiseless steps, lifted the curtain, and dropped it again behind her.
In the dim shadow of the curtain her luminous eyes shone more brightly than usual from the tears of joy that were in them.
Natasha had no desire to go out anywhere and wandered from room to room like a shadow, idle and listless.
There was a stir among the officers in the shadow beyond the fire, and one tall, long-necked officer, walking round the fire, came up to Dolokhov.
In the ensuing darkness, red and blue lights flashed his shadow on the wet grass.
A shadow fell over her and she turned into the sun, shading her eyes with a gloved hand.
Damian issued few clean-up orders, for there was no way to maintain the discretion his Guardians needed to mask their shadow operations protecting humanity.
She stayed the urge to curl up in her chair, jumping when a shadow with lopsided shoulders emerged from the corner dressed like an executioner in black hood and gloves.
She rolled her eyes at him and marched into the shadow world, fed up with all the deities in her life.
She looked down and crossed her arms, chilled in the shadow world but also uncertain what to expect.
Scared, Deidre slid on her sandals and walked into the cold, clammy shadow world.
She watched the cave swallow Rhyn, unsettled by the idea of moving between places via the shadow world.
She was untraceable in the shadow world, until she emerged somewhere else.
Witnessing the gaping hole to the shadow world form in the middle of the real world was unsettling.
She sensed danger and promise from the freaky guy loitering in the shadow world.
Deidre led him into the shadow world at a quick pace.
Her eyes fell to the entryway in front of the elegant building in which she stayed, then to the street further down, where several forms moved from beneath a canopy, trailed by a shadow darker than night.
Right about now, she'd be happy to see Kris and would even risk going to the shadow world!
Not as severe as traveling through the shadow world, but close.
Her curse was lost as she was sucked into the shadow world.
The shadow world swallowed her in its fog.
A shadow blocked the hot Caribbean sun, and she looked up to see Rhyn in his pterodactyl form circling above them.
And at night what soothing, wondrous hours we spent in the shadow of the great, silent men-of-war.
There was now not a shadow of doubt in his mind as to whether what he had undertaken was right or wrong.
All the while, the shadow was getting closer.
He thought he saw a flicker of sadness cross her gaze before he crossed into the shadow world.
The Deidres were lured into the shadow world and ambushed by death dealers.
He turned and strode away, disappearing into the shadow world.
Opening her eyes, she saw the dreaded shadow world waiting for her.
Vaguely, she was aware of the cool shadow world followed by the warmth of indoors.
He emerged from the shadow world in a luxurious penthouse suite in Paris overlooking the Arc de Triomphe.
Kris willed himself to the shadow world and walked back to his underground refuge, heart heavy.
No. But mortals shouldn't travel through the shadow world.
He steadied her with one hand, and a second later the cool dampness of the shadow world swallowed her.
When she felt the cool touch of the shadow world, she sat up straight.
She opened her eyes and froze, recognizing the shadow world.
The shadow world…she staggered and floated through it, hauling him with her toward a pulsing portal that grew blurry fast.
His brother snapped his mouth closed and extended his hand, pulling Rhyn and Katie with him into the shadow world.
They emerged from the shadow world and stood on a narrow, winding road.
I traveled through the shadow world, which is also how I got you back!
You found your way through the shadow world on your own?
The shadow world appeared hazily around her.
I.ve sealed off the crypt with magic to keep Immortals from entering through the shadow world, and installed locks for those who wander where they shouldn.t be, Kris said.
Instead of going to see the Immortal leader, Gabriel crossed through the shadow world, squinting as he emerged into the bright mid-morning sunlight.
He gazed around once more and then turned and walked away, back into the shadow world.
They caught me when I went through the shadow world and brought me here, to Sasha.
She closed her eyes to concentrate hard on summoning the portal to the shadow place.
Katie had never been so relieved to feel the chill of the shadow world!
Death and Darkyn will have every assassin they own roaming the shadow world.
Dwelling in her misery, she was surprised when his shadow fell across her.
Each man followed in his father's shadow.
They stopped in the shadow of a hill, and Mansr barked quiet orders at the dozen warriors with them.
Can't we just go through the shadow world?
It was no longer possible to write as if the whole civilization of the Western world would sit down contentedly under the shadow of East Gothic dominion and Amal sovereignty.
Now you must embark on an epic journey to save your king and country and lift the shadow of the evil jester 's curse!
The balcony railing and its shadow reminded me of animal cages I had seen in Cambodia.
In my work you will see whiteness beneath the opacity of the broadest shadow.
His beautiful word-pictures made us feel as if we were sitting in the shadow of San Marco, dreaming, or sailing upon the moonlit canal....
While he was getting down from the carriage steps two men, who looked like tradespeople, ran hurriedly from the entrance and hid in the shadow of the wall.
Dressed all in black with his dark eyes and hair, he looked like a living shadow in the snow-covered world.
She.d emerged from the shadow world into a sitting room.
Her first instinct was to run back to the shadow world, but she had a hard time looking away from the two hideous creatures battling it out in Hannah.s home.
Rhyn opened the portal to the shadow world and walked through the damp fog to the forest outside the castle.
Gabriel rubbed his face, and Rhyn saw the shadow of stubble the assassin never allowed to grow.
He opened the portal and stepped into the shadow world, envisioning the place Gabriel had passed to him.
Rhyn waited until the healer passed him and then stepped into the shadow world behind him.
Jade emerged from the shadow world into the chamber.s spacious closet and stood silently, listening.
Kris had managed to create a barrier around the chamber to keep Immortals from trespassing via the shadow world.
He opened a portal and crossed into the shadow world and then through a portal into a Japanese-style palatial estate overlooking Tokyo.
He lugged the coffin through the portal into the shadow world and then paused to think.
He didn.t stay to hear the splash this time but walked through the shadow world toward the only portal that glowed black, the portal to Hell.
She crossed to a stall and closed the door, focusing on a portal to the shadow world.
She envisioned Kris.s chamber on one of the upper floors and emerged from the shadow world into the chamber.
Come, I will show you a picture to where you must take the portal through the shadow world.
He gathered the tools of the trade, weapons for killing quickly this time, and stepped through the portal to the shadow world.
Katie emerged from the shadow world with her heart pounding.
He opened a portal so fast, the shadow world sucked her breath out.
Kris gave no explanation, simply strode into the shadow world.
Darkyn followed Jade as the madman hauled his two prisoners toward the portal to the shadow world.
She reached a point that seemed familiar and looked for the dark shadow of the crevice.
The pale glow of the moon shone through the uncurtained window, casting an elongated shadow from the overturned chair.
He rubbed his five o'clock shadow and rose.
As he peddled downhill toward Ridgway, he could see the east side of the valley, exposed to the southern sun, had melted nearly clear of snow while across the valley, draped in shadow most of the day, the western slope retained almost all its recent covering.
As much as she didn't want to admit it, there was no way of knowing who the bad guys were, not with Mr. Tim's information about the shadow government.
Lana scrunched down as far as she could in the shadow of the massive rocks around her.
The two of them can walk you through the shadow world and you can jump through the portal.
But he didn't see anyone else in the shadow world.
A shadow crossed his features, one Rhyn didn't expect to see.
When a shadow darkened the doorway, she glanced up quickly.
He glanced up sharply and a shadow passed over those warm eyes.
That dark shadow drifted over again and she shuddered.
A shadow of guilt darkened his eyes.
Light and shadow bent and swirled around him, his magic magnified by the immortal world.
Do you think it would be any brighter standing in your shadow than my father's?
Searching for a shadow behind every face wasn't exactly conducive to enjoying her vacation.
A shadow crossed her face, before she averted her eyes.
In such a state of despair and destitution there is no hope for spiritualism, save in God; and Clauberg, Geulincx and Malebranche all take refuge under the shadow of his wings to escape the tyranny of extended matter.
The loss of the belief casts a dark shadow over the present life.
Other communes which stit preserved the shadow of independence, like Perugia and Bologna began once more to dream of republican freedom under theii own leading families.
But there was shadow as well as light.
Jerusalem, like Rome, had the shadow of a mighty name to lend prestige to its ruler; and as residence in Rome was one great reason of the strength of the medieval papacy, so was 1 Before he left, Raymund had played in Jerusalem the same part of dog in the manger which he had also played at Antioch, and had given Godfrey considerable trouble.
The temples are mostly small and are placed in the angles of the streets, under the shadow of the lofty houses.
From 83 to 69 is the transient episode of Armenian conquest, and in 64 the last shadow of Seleucid rule vanished, when Syria was made a Roman province by Pompey.
Their testimony is not primarily against these outward observances; their disuse of them is due to a sense of the danger of substituting the shadow for the reality.
Direct Hungarian suzerainty lasted until any 1299, the bans preserving only a shadow of their former power.
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Some have conjectured that he returned to Alexandria, but there is not the shadow of evidence for such conjecture.
In 1884 another treaty was signed by the king, confirming and extending French influence, and reducing the royal authority to a shadow, but in view of the discontent aroused by it, its provisions were not put in force till several years later.
Thus caught between two fires the casuists developed a highly ingenious method, not unlike that of the Roman Stoics, for eviscerating the substance of a rule while leaving its shadow carefully intact.
The shadow of venerable institutions, past or passing, still darkened his counsels.
The town, which had grown up under the shadow of the almost impregnable castle, was first incorporated by Henry I.
When light proceeding from a small source falls upon an opaque object, a shadow is cast upon a screen situated behind the obstacle, and this shadow is found to be bordered by alternations of brightness and darkness, known as " diffraction bands."
If the point under consideration be so far away from the geometrical shadow that a large number of the earlier zones are complete, then the illumination, determined sensibly by the first zone, is the same as if there were no obstruction at all.
If, on the other hand, the point be well immersed in the geometrical shadow, the earlier zones are altogether missing, and, instead of a series of terms beginning with finite numerical magnitude and gradually diminishing to zero, we have now to deal with one of which the terms diminish to zero at both ends.
Thus in the case of the circular disk, equidistant (r) from the source of light and from the screen upon which the shadow is observed, the width of the first exterior zone is given by = X(2r)/4(2x), 2x being the diameter of the disk.
Fresnel commenced his researches with an examination of the fringes, external and internal, which accompany the shadow of a narrow opaque strip, such as a wire.
It has long been known from observation that there are no bands on the interior side of the shadow of the O edge.
We have ultimately G =o, H = (7rV)- 1, so that 1 2 = I / 12V 2, or the illumination is inversely as the square of the distance from the shadow of the edge.
For a point Q outside the shadow the integration extends over more than half the primary wave.
The quadrupling of the intensity in passing outwards from the edge of the shadow is, however, accompanied by fluctuations giving rise to bright and dark bands.
The amplitude is thus subject to fluctuations, which increase as the shadow is approached.
At the point 0 the intensity is one-quarter of that of the entire wave, and after this point is passed, that is, when we have entered the geometrical shadow, the intensity falls off gradually to zero, without fluctuations.
We have hitherto supposed that the shadow of a diffracting obstacle is received upon a diffusing screen, or, which comes to nearly the same thing, is observed with an eye-piece.
If the eye, provided if necessary with a perforated plate in order to reduce the aperture, be situated inside the shadow at a place where the illumination is still sensible, and be focused upon the diffracting edge, the light which it receives will appear to come from the neighbourhood of the edge, and will present the effect of a silver lining.
Problems not limited to two dimensions, such for example as the shadow of a circular disk, present great difficulties, and have not hitherto been treated by a rigorous method; but there is no reason to suppose that Fresnel's results would be departed from materially.
Other ancient churches outside the City are few; but there may be noted St Margaret's, under the shadow of Westminster Abbey; and the beautiful Ely Chapel in Holborn (q.v.), the only remnant of a palace of the bishops of Ely, now used by the Roman Catholics.
Paternoster Row, still occupied by booksellers, takes name from the sellers of prayer-books and writers of texts who collected under the shadow of St Paul's Cathedral.
There, under the shadow of the elm trees which Bacon had planted, Pepys and his wife constantly walked.
According to contemporary writers he was worn to a shadow.
The third quality is obedience; the offspring of eight centuries passed under the shadow of military autocracy.
These internecine disturbances had been unfavourable to any new departure in art, except in matters appertaining to arms and armour, and the strife between two puppet emperors for a shadow of authority in the 14th century brought another distracting element.
Belief in the evil eye or shadow is universal, and spirit-raisers, soothsayers and rain-doctors are in repute.
In the closing years of Alexander's reign events in Poland cast their shadow before them, and in answer to political conspiracies Novosiltsov, formerly adviser to the Grand Duke Constantine as governor of Poland, upon his transfer to Lithuania initiated the persecution of liberal thought.
One or two scryers think that they, too, can trace the picture as it develops on the suggestion of some passage of light, colour or shadow in the glass or crystal.
To seek for the true self in any region into which its opposite in the form of a not-self does not enter is to grasp a shadow.
But considerable as is the prosperity of modern Courtrai it is but a shadow of what it was in the middle ages during the halcyon period of the Flemish communes.
On its flags were fought out many feuds between rival gilds; Egmont and Horn, and many other gallant men whose names have been forgotten, were executed here under the shadow of its ancient buildings, and in more recent times Dumouriez proclaimed the French Republic where the dukes of Brabant and Burgundy were wont to hold their jousts.
An important question arises whether, when a material body is moved through the aether, the nucleus of each atom carries some of the surrounding aether along with it; or whether it practically only carries on its strain-form or physical atmosphere, which is transferred from one portion of aether to another after the manner of a shadow, or rather like a loose knot which can slip along a rope without the rope being required to go with it.
The crumpled bands mark the bedding, and the fine perpendicular striae in front are the cleavage planes; the fine lines on the darkened side merely represent shadow, and must not be taken for planes of division in the rock.
His successful wars with Alba, Fidenae and Veii shadow forth the earlier conquests of Latian territory and the first extension of the Roman domain beyond the walls of Rome.
De la Gardie was treated with relative leniency, but he "received permission to retire to his estates for the rest of his life" and died there in comparative poverty, a mere shadow of his former magnificent self.
Readers of Dante know the idea that the dead have no shadows; this was no invention of the poet's but a piece of traditionary lore; at the present day among the Basutos it is held that a man walking by the brink of a river may lose his life if his shadow falls on the water, for a crocodile may seize it and draw him in; in Tasmania, North and South America and classical Europe is found the conception that the soul - o-tab., umbra - is somehow identical with the shadow of a man.
In many parts of the world it is held that the human body is the seat of more than one soul; in the island of Nias four are distinguished, the shadow and the intelligence, which die with the body, a tutelary spirit, termed begoe, and a second which is carried on the head.
His memory would be stainless but for the deep shadow cast on it by the advancement which he conferred upon his relatives.
It is said that the shadow of Mount Athos fell at sunset on a bronze cow in the agora of Myrina.
But more widespread perhaps than any belief, from its simplicity doubtless, is the idea that the body's shadow or reflexion is the soul.
The Basutos think that crocodiles can devour the shadow of a man cast on the surface of water.
In many parts of the world sorcerers are credited with supernatural powers over a man by an attack on his shadow.
The sick man is considered to have lost his shadow or a part of it.
Dante refers to the shadowless spectre of Virgil, and the folklore of many European countries affords examples of the prevalence of the superstition that a man must be as careful of his shadow as of his body.
What were then called reports were rather appeals to the passions; in Saint-Just's hands they furnished the occasion for a display of fanatical daring, of gloomy eloquence, and of undoubted genius; and - with the shadow of Robespierre behind him - they served their turn.
On the accession of Christian VII., in 1766, Bernstorff's position became very precarious, and he was exposed to all manner of attacks, being accused, without a shadow of truth, of exploiting Denmark, and of unduly promoting foreigners.
That inevitable event of which he never thought without horror was brought near to him; and his whole life was darkened by the shadow of death.
While the three Ottos were pursuing the shadow of imperial greatness in Italy, much of the crown land in this duchy had been seized by the nobles and was now held by their descendants.
Count Billow, in answer to his criticisms, declared that the German people desired, not a shadow, but an.
But the shadow of the Holy Empire, immemorially associated with the house of Habsburg, still darkened the counsels of German statesmen.
The acts were accepted in Austria out of necessity; but no Prussian government regarding the position of the South German states; a close friendship was maintained with France; there were meetings of the emperor and of Napoleon at Salzburg in 1868, and the next year at Paris; the death of Maximilian in Mexico cast a shadow over the friendship, but did not destroy it.
Under the shadow of Cameroon peak lies the bay of Ambas, with the islands of Ndami (Ambas) and Mondola.
Though the Khalif were hapless as Bayezid, cruel as Murad, or mad as Ibrahim, he is the shadow of God, and every Moslem must leap up at his call ou will say, The Egyptian is more ungrateful than a dog, which remembers the hand that fed him.
Lamech's family are the originators of various advances in civilization; he himself is the first to marry more than one wife, 'Adah ("ornament," perhaps specially "dawn") and Zillah ("shadow").
The Pastaza, or Pastassa, unlike the rivers already described, has its source on the central plateau west of the principal chain of the Andes, within the shadow of Cotopaxi, and breaks through the Cordillera to the north of Tunguragua.
It is the first shadow that falls across His path; His power finds a check in human wilfulness.
In defiance of the law a gymnasium was set up under the shadow of the citadel.
He was succeeded by Akbar II., who lived similarly under the shadow of British protection.
But, while the princes and high officials of the country were flocking to this gorgeous scene, the shadow of famine was already darkening over the south of India.
Notwithstanding this difference in the brightness of the objects, we were able with this reflecting telescope to see whatever we have hitherto discovered with the Huygenian, particularly the transits of Jupiter's satellites and their shadows over his disk, the black list in Saturn's ring, and the edge of his shadow cast on his ring.
The worst feature is the indiscriminate association sometimes seen of all inmates, bond and free, the convicted and accused; even witnesses against whom there is no shadow of a charge are sometimes imprisoned among felons.
Thenceforth the worldly power of the Caliphate was a mere shadow.
The abolition of the Holy Empire in 1806 removed even the shadow of vassalage from the German reigning dukes, who retain their sovereign status under the new empire.
When an opaque body is placed between a screen and a luminous source, it casts a "shadow" on the screen.
If the source be a point, such as the image formed by a lens of small focus or by a fine hole in a plate held close to a bright flame, the outline of the shadow is to be found by drawing straight lines from the luminous point so as to envelop the opaque body.
This line is called the boundary of the geometrical shadow, and its construction is based on the assumption that light travels in straight lines (in homogeneous media) and suffers no deviation on meeting an obstacle.
An instance of the geometrical shadow is seen when a very small gas-jet is burning in a ground-glass shade near a wall.
Thus the boundary of the geometric shadow is a portion of a circle on the roof, but a portion of an hyperbola on the vertical wall.
But if we place a body at a distance of a foot or two only from the arc, the shadow cast will have as much of penumbra as if the sun had been the source.
Suppose, next, that the body which casts the shadow is a large one, such as a wall, with a hole in it.
If we were to plug the hole, the whole screen would be in geometrical shadow.
Thus the Church ever receives God and has a twofold nature; its sacraments through material and earthly elements impart a divine power; its teachings agree with the highest truths of philosophy and science, yet add to these the knowledge of mysteries which eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither hath it entered into the heart of man to conceive; it sanctifies human relationships, but the happiness of earth at purest and best is only a shadow of the divine bliss which belongs to the redeemed soul.
To them at best theology with its cosmology and its logic is only a shadow of shadows, for God reveals himself to the pure in heart, and it matters not what science may say of the material and fleeting world.
The more orthodox Sudras carry their veneration for the priestly class to such a degree that they will not cross the shadow of a Brahman, and it is not unusual for them to be under a vow not to eat any food in the morning, before drinking Bipracharanamrita, i.e.
In Rome Mazzini proclaimed a republic. Once more France and Austria intervened; in 1850 Pius went back to Rome, and ruled there under the shadow of foreign bayonets.
One of the survivals of the old world, the shadow of what had been the Eastern Empire, now passed suddenly away.
It lay not in the German genius to escape from the preoccupations and the limitations of the middle ages, for this reason mainly that what we call medieval was to a very large extent Teutonic. But on the Spanish peninsula, in the masterpieces of Velazquez, Cervantes, Camoens, Calderon, we emerge into an atmosphere of art, definitely national, distinctly modern, where solid natural forms stand before us realistically modelled, with light and shadow on their rounded outlines, and where the airiest creatures of the fancy take shape and weave a dance of rhythmic, light, incomparable intricacy.
Otherwise, this second visit is left in the shadow.'
But thenceforward this unfortunate young man was a mere shadow of royalty, and his purely local power and prestige had no further influence whateveron Persia as a country.
These writings help us to see the man and his surroundings, and contemporary pious records make him something more than a shadow.
Beyond the Siwaliks, still looking eastwards, are the sand waves of the Indus plain; a yellow sea broken here and there with the shadow of village orchards and the sheen of cultivation, extending to the long black sinuous line which denotes the fringe of trees bordering the Indus.
Preferable to an opaque screen is a piece of ground glass, which allows the shadow to be examined from the farther side (Lord Rayleigh).
The jet should be situated between the sparks and the eye, and the observation is facilitated by a piece of ground glass held a little beyond the jet, sO as to diffuse the light; or the shadow of the jet may be received on the ground glass, which is then held as close as possible on the side towards the observer.
Those who are able to read the history in the light of what occurred later may perhaps be convinced that no policy whatever initiated after 1766 could have prevented or even materially delayed the declaration of American independence; but to the politicians of that time the coming event had not yet cast so dark a shadow before as to paralyse all action, and if any man could have allayed the growing discontent of the colonists and prevented the ultimate dismemberment of the empire, it would have been Lord Chatham.
Municipal organization, never quite forgotten, naturally revived under new forms, and with its "consuls" at the head of the citizens, with its "arts" and "crafts" and "gilds," grew up secure under the shadow of the church.
It has ever been the policy of Rome to efface national distinctions, but under the shadow of the Eastern Church national churches have grown and flourished.
But the secession of the greater part of his church to Monophysitism [[[Coptic Church]]], and the Mahommedan conquest of Egypt, have left him but the shadow of his former greatness; and at the present time he has only the bishop of Libya under him, and rules over some 20,000 people at the outside, most of whom are settlers from elsewhere.
It was founded in or about 1509 by John Colet, dean of St Paul's, under the shadow of the cathedral church.
The religion of the Tasmanians, when cleared from ideas apparently learnt from the whites, was a simple form of animism based on the shadow (warrawa) being the soul or spirit.
They were nominated by imperial firman without a shadow of free election, and were deposed and transferred from one principality to another, executed or reappointed, like so many pashas.
As yet, however, he was only entering the valley of the shadow of death.
The later years of his life were darkened by a scandal which Beecher's personal, political and theological enemies used for a time effectively to shadow a reputation previously above reproach, he being charged by Theodore Tilton, whom he had befriended, with having had improper relations with his (Tilton's) wife.
Though, during the few remaining years of his life, Forster's political record covered various interesting subjects, his connexion with these stormy times in Ireland throws them all into shadow.
He is free in an unlimited manner the purest spontaneity in man is but the shadow of the freedom of God.
Her last English partisans, attainted men who had lost their lands and lived with the shadow of the axe ever before them, fought bitterly enough.
On the other hand, a shadow is cast upon the future by Origen's fear that incalculable free will may again depart from God.
I cannot see one shadow or tittle of evidence that the great unknown underlying the phenomenon of the universe stands to us in the relation of a Father - loves us and cares for us as Christianity asserts.
But if the objects of abstract thought constitute the real world, of which this world of individual things is but a shadow, it is plain that the highest, most real life must lie in the former region and not in the latter.
And after losing Oropus, Amphipolis, Cardia, Chios, Cos, Rhodes, Byzantium, shall we fight about the shadow of Delphi?"
When this event occurred, the power of the over-king was a mere shadow.
It is probable that St Patrick established Armagh as a metropolitan see, but the history of the primacy, which during a long period can only have been a shadow, is involved in obscurity.
Nor is nature to be confounded with created substance, or with matter as it exists in space and time; it is pure non-being, the mere otherness (alteritas) of God - his shadow, desire, want, or desiderium sui, as it is called by mystical writers.
Its description of the conquest of Canaan comes from an age when the event was a shadow of the past.
Whilst others were triumphing openly, Mazarin, in the shadow and silence of the interregnum, had kept watch upon the heart of the queen; and when the old party of Marie de Medici and Anne of Austria wished to come back into power, to impose a general peace, and to substitute for the Protestant alliances an understanding with Spain, the arrest of Francois de Vendme, duke of Beaufort, and the exile of other important nobles proved to the great families that their hour had gone by (September 1643).
The markings, too, are alternately black and white, in place of brown and creamy, with intermediate " shadow stripes," as in the southern races.
She saw a time before the emergence of human civilization, when his people ruled, a time when he was a prince among kings who grew up in the shadow of a war she couldn't see.
Deidre stepped into the shadow world and paused.
Portals to various places in the mortal and underworlds glowed in the in-between shadow realm.
He crossed through the shadow world to the lake near Rhyn's, emerging near Harmony.
She'd felt the weird sensations before â€¦ Shadow world.
She looked around, not liking the feel of the shadow world.
Kris took it and they walked through the shadow world through the portal leading to the Sanctuary where the Council meetings took place.
The shadow worldâ€¦she staggered and floated through it, hauling him with her toward a pulsing portal that grew blurry fast.
Death.s assassin turned and walked away, disappearing into the shadow world.
Katie walked through the shadow place and through the portal, wondering how she.d explain to her sister how she suddenly appeared out of nowhere and expecting a lecture about disappearing three weeks ago.
She shook her head to clear her anger and sat with her back to the counter, forcing herself to concentrate on the shadow world and tapping into Rhyn.s power despite the sounds of demons fighting so near the kitchen.
Determined, he went to the one spot in Hell where he could cross into the shadow world.
Instead, he emerged from the shadow world into the center of the Caribbean Sanctuary.
But he wasn.t about to walk up and down the stairwell or traipse through the shadow world a million times to accomplish the same goal.
Satisfied he.d outsmarted everyone, he waited for Jade to hack apart the demon warrior guarding the portal and then disappear into the shadow world on his way to where Sasha was, the one piece of information Darkyn didn.t have.
If they are unable to destroy him, they will assign soldiers to shadow his every move to prevent him from creating more vampires.
Another snap of branches from a different direction. Katie whirled in time to see the shadow of someone â€“ or something â€“ disappearing behind a thick tree.
Rhyn opened a portal and walked through the cool shadow place. The shadow world felt â€¦ strange this time. He looked around, unsettled by the sensation that someone else was there. The black portal to Hell throbbed then dimmed, as if someone and come through.
A shadow fell across her, and she rolled onto her back, unsettled to see Darian gone and another Guardian standing over her.
When using attribute value, each access point has a flag to indicate whether it is the master or a shadow reference.
The article cast an ominous shadow on the work done by all journalists.
Airspace weapon systems Current programs include Scramjet, future air-to-surface guided weapons, Storm Shadow and attack helicopter air-to-surface weapons.
We do not see the assailant, who is in shadow.
Balmoral castle They rented Balmoral castle They rented Balmoral Castle, which stands in the shadow of Lochnagar, from its then owner, the Duke of Fife.
The Sunday Times has learned of a series of lunches and dinners held at secret locations between shadow front benchers and captains of industry.
Gradually take that into shadow boxing, then bags, then sparring.
We will present a shadow cabinet for the first time ever.
Even shadow chancellor, George Osborne, appears to be itching to embrace a more radical agenda.
The ICL functioned well into the 80s, attracting a small clique of The Knowing into its shadow.
The estimate is drawn from 23 different spending commitments made by Shadow Cabinet Ministers (Guardian, p.1 ).
Your shadow stretches as you get further from a light source, going crooked as it passes over objects ahead of you.
One common scam is the creation of " shadow " domains that funnel users to a site by using deceptive redirects.
The shadow of nuclear devastation is over our planet.
The constant drone of the art for art's sake zeppelin casts a long shadow over cultural policy.
A shadow appears in the bedroom of a grand duchess (Joyce Carey ), who is robbed of her $ 50,000 necklace.
The only real dud appears to be Sega's Shadow the Hedgehog.
The shadow on the Earth's surface was a very elongated ellipse in these places.
Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand signed the Emancipation Proclamation.
Shadow passwords also provide other features, like password expiration.
It's so delicate yet so very ferocious, the mixture of DJ Shadow and The Deftones.
Daylight fill-in flash Avoid losing your subject in a shadow when there is a strong light in the background.
Without the shadow, it looks jagged, and with the shadow, its too fuzzy.
Today Henley's Market cross is a mere shadow of its former glory.
Nearly all sundials have a gnomon (which casts the shadow) pointing to the Celestial Pole.
Its unique feature is the split gnomon which casts the shadow.
Its iron gnomon casts a lengthening shadow across the incised Roman numerals on its lichened face on sunny October afternoons.
Most monitors are shadow mask or aperture grille in design.
His face was cast into shadow by a wide brimmed hat, also brown.
Will even the combined might of the three mystic blades that they carry be enough to stop the invaders hiding in Nobunaga's shadow?
A shadow that is not illumined until the end, when the clarity of understanding is drawn from that suggestive gloom.
Walking in the shadow of Punta Negra you can reach San Perro, an old abandoned village and pirates ' lair.
The Influence of Tree Canopy An often overlooked point when calculating tree shadow lengths is the radial distance of the crown spread.
Default render gamma correction at 2.0, and shadow lightness reduced to 25% .
A partial lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes into the penumbra, or partial shadow.
The base support and silver halide crystal control technology work together to produce improved whiteness, highlight and shadow depth qualities.
By 1945, a shadow national system covering most groups of healthcare workers was in existence.
His grave is beside no church, neither under the shadow of any ancient yew.
While the theory of the sphere was being elaborated the efforts of practical geographers were steadily directed towards ascertaining the outline and configuration of the oekumene, or habitable F i tting the world, the only portion of the terrestrial surface known oekumene to the ancients and to the medieval peoples, and still to the retaining a shadow of its old monopoly of geographical sphere.
Nominally it was an hereditary monarchy, but the warlike, turbulent nobles systematically encroached on the sovereign power till they reduced it to a mere shadow and made it elective, with the result that the kingdom of Poland, including the principality of Lithuania, was at last, politically speaking, the most anarchical country in Europe.
The shadow of the approaching depression had already fallen upon the land before the year 1875 had run its course, and the outlook became ominous as the decade of the 'seventies neared its close.
The Eastern empire had been for a time annihilated by the movement which in 1095 it had helped to evoke; and if it rose from its ashes in 1261 for two centuries of renewed life, it was never more than the shadow of its old self, with little hold on Asia Minor and less on Greece and the Archipelago, which the Latins still continued to occupy until they were finally conquered by the Ottoman Turks.
Meanwhile at Mentone in the winter of1873-1874he had grown in mind under the shadow of extreme physical weakness, and in the following spring began to contribute essays of high originality to one or two periodicals, of which the Cornhill, then edited by Sir Leslie Stephen, was at first the most important.
Poisson brought forward as an objection to Fresnel's theory that it required at the centre of a circular shadow a point as bright as if no obstacle were intervening.
On the illuminated side, at a distance from the shadow, the vibration is represented by JJ'.
As the point under contemplation is supposed to approach the shadow, the vibration is represented by the chord drawn from J to a point on the other half of the curve, which travels inwards from J' towards 0.
In a fine bit of realism we are told how Gaal observed the approaching foe and was told by Zebul, "You see the shadow of the hills as men," and as they drew nearer Zebul's ironical remark became a taunt, "Where is now thy mouth ?
The Danish rule had, during the centuries following the Reformation, gradually brought Iceland to the verge of economic ruin; the ancient Parliament of the island, which had degenerated to a mere shadow, had been abolished in 1800; all the revenue of Iceland went into the Danish treasury, and only very small sums were spent for the good of the island; but worst of all was the notorious monopoly which gave away the whole trade of Iceland to a single Danish trading company.
At this time the power of Qaim, the Abbasid caliph of Bagdad (see Caliphate, section C, § 26), was reduced to a mere shadow, as the Shiite dynasty of the Buyids and afterwards his more formidable Fatimite rivals had left him almost wholly destitute of authority.
Mara, the great tempter, appears in the sky, and urges Gotama to stop, promising him, in seven days, a universal kingdom over the four great continents if he will but give up his enterprise.2 When his words fail to have any effect, the tempter consoles himself by the confident hope that he will still overcome his enemy, saying, "Sooner or later some lustful or malicious or angry thought must arise in his mind; in that moment I shall be his master"; and from that hour, adds the legend, "as a shadow always follows the body, so he too from that day always followed the Blessed One, striving to throw every obstacle in his way towards the Buddhahood."
Moreover, he no longer bore the title of mayor, but that of duke or prince of the Franks; and the mayoralty, like the royal power now reduced to a shadow, became an hereditary possession which Pippin could bestow upon his sons.
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
I am the shadow Rapporteur for this EU Directive in the Industry Committee of the European Parliament.
A tall redheaded man, standing in the shadow of the closed doorway, now came forward to speak.
But the gags only work and resonate when done in character and Fellows is content to remain in the shadow of his creation.
It was little more than a shadow, and it scuttled down the darkened hall fast, like a little patch of night.
Shadow home secretary Oliver Letwin said the government had not thought the system through.
Dougie Bern, a shadow of his former self, reveals all... or nearly all !
Under the lengthening shadow of Ibsen, an argument arose whether it was not a very nice thing to murder one 's self.