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The fable or parable was anciently, as it is even now, a favourite weapon of the most successful orators.

The Fables of La FontaineJean de la Fontaine

Gro or gran (Portuguese), kermes-grain, anciently scarlet, is not mentioned by Ramusio.

But, anciently, the word Zend implied something more than a simple interpretation of the Avesta, or sacred texts.

Curiosities of SuperstitionW. H. Davenport Adams

The district in the parish of Leyland, anciently styled Cunnolvesmores, is sometimes found written Gunoldsmores.

By that mysterious, anciently affirmed gravity the real wanderer has found genial habitation.

Oswald LangdonCarson Jay Lee

It was anciently a borough by prescription, Many relics of antiquity found.

Altar, the place where sacrifices were anciently offered to some deity.

It is true that we have now converted the o, into a, and write the word mad: but mod was anciently employed.

Anciently the minimum time was three years, but some allow ten or more years to elapse before the first visit home is paid.

The principal towns of France, as was anciently the case in England, have each its mint.

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