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Written this second of March, from the gate of the Urbs Beata.
MISTRESS MARGERYEMILY SARAH HOLT
But what is of more interest to us is that the legal signification of Urbs and Roma was different.
The king conferred honour and rewards on the loyal city, to which he gave the proud title of urbs intacta.
Urbs, "city," seems here rather to designate country or territory.
Rome that had made orbs and urbs synonymous was being conquered by the turpitudes of the quelled.
For urbs and oppidum in apposition with a Locative, see 169, 4.
NEW LATIN GRAMMARCHARLES E. BENNETT
They have been understood as saying that the suburbs were two miles from their urbs.
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
Urbs erat interea Francorum inhospita turnis, Maurorum votis adsociata magis.
Urbs antiqua ruit, fnultos domint a per annos; Plurima perque vias sternuntur inertia passim.
Is not its illustrious ancestry evident in the nobleness and high-mindedness of the present Urbs Augustan generation?
DONA PERFECTAB. PEREZ GALDOS

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