Will it please the Queen's grace to command an ensample of mine art?
Bernier told this ensample that teacheth so goodly matter, and of it he made what he might.
From this ensample we may learn that it is not seemly to love, and tell.
And if his biography were written from his childhood to his death, it would be not only an ensample, but confusion to the world.
Angelo thought a moment and answered, humbly, "I give them an ensample of holiness."
It is translated in other places in the New Testament, ‘Mark’ them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample, and the like.
Ensample is the same as example, but is practically obsolete outside of Scriptural or theological language.
But there could be no "type," no "ensample," no "admonition," in "these things" for one whose old nature is made new.
And here we have an ensample of a flatterer, or dissembler: for this Harpagus spake against his own heart and conscience.
“He shall die,” saith God: which thing is an ensample for us to take heed, that we transgress not the law of the sabbath-day.