For in 1204 the armies of the fourth Crusade, which had gathered to fight the heathen, turned their swords, to their shame be it said, against the Christian people of the Greek
Smith's Dictionary of Greek
and Roman Antiquities, under "Tunica".
I'm very fond of Greek
history, and everything about the Greeks
But however true the maxim may be of the modern nation state, it was not true of the much smaller and more self-conscious Greek
text that occurs in this place has been lost.
I was concerned in getting at the Greeks
and Romans, and I did not know through what nimble air and by what lovely ways I was led to them.
To the minds which were being paralyzed under this system, Greek
literature brought the inspiration for which they longed.
Monte Cristo summoned the Greek
attendant, and bade her inquire whether it would be agreeable to her mistress to receive his visit.
I interpret all languages--or nearly all--but as I am a Greek
by birth and with a Grecian name, it is with that particular tongue that I am principally associated.
Suddenly, Dom Claude sprang up, seized a compass and engraved in silence upon the wall in capital letters, this Greek
We oyster pirates were all visited by the searching Italian, and we were convinced, from what we knew of their movements, that Whisky Bob and Nicky the Greek
were the guilty parties.
What the Greek
king said excited the vizir's curiousity, and he said to him, "Sire, I beg your majesty to have the condescension to tell me what the vizir said to King Sindbad.