A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1805
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HYT may peraventure be marvelid by some men, why one Realme is a Lordshyp
only Royall, and the Prynce thereof ruly th yt by his Law, callid jus Rogale; and
another Kyngdome is a Lordschip, Royall and Polittle, and the Prince thereof ...
Which J.gwy's bin right good under good Princes; and their isyngdoms a then
most resemblyd to tie Kyngdome of God, ... For it is not only good for the Prince,
that may thereby the more sewerly do Justice, than by his owne Arbitriment; but it
As some as the king was departed, the noble prince his sonne drew toward
London, which at the time of his decease, kept his houshold at Ludlow in Wales.
Which countrey being far of from the law and recourse to iustice, was begon to be
Him the prince with gentle court did board. Spenser. Hiro been never base ? Did
love ne'er yen ... Fir'd with her love, and with ambition led, The neighboring
princes court her nuptial bed. Dryden's Aeneid. Alas! Sempronius, wouldst thou
Witness this army, of such mass and charge, Led by a delicate and tender prince.
Shaksp. Tender and delicate persons must needs be oft angry; they have so
manythings to trouble them, . . which more robust natures have little sense of.
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