William Augustus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n William Augustus English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
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Usage

In literature:

Prince Augustus William did not advance; he stood firm and immovable, as if moulded in brass.
"Frederick The Great and His Family" by L. Muhlbach
You must closely watch the Prince Augustus William and his lady love, and, at the proper time, bring the affair to light.
"Frederick the Great and His Court" by L. Mühlbach
The archbishopric of Magdeburg remained in possession of Prince Augustus of Saxony, and Halberstadt in that of the Archduke Leopold William.
"The Thirty Years War, Complete" by Friedrich Schiller
Squinting at the viewless ether through his monocle he beheld millions in it; so did William Augustus Destyn and the other sons-in-law.
"The Green Mouse" by Robert W. Chambers
Lieutenant Gregory had five sons in all: William, Augustus, Francis, Henry, and James.
"The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work" by Ernest Favenc
Dr. William Augustus Ficklin, of Louisiana (Jackson), recalls my attention to the U.S.
"Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American Frontiers" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
Newhall, Wilbur F. Newhall, Augustus B. Davis, George N. Miller, George H. Hull, Louis P. Hawkes, William F. Hitchings, E.E.
"The Bay State Monthly - Volume 2, Issue 3, December, 1884" by Various
The Government had troops stationed both at Fort Augustus and Fort William.
"The Red True Story Book" by Various
Authentic Memoirs of William Augustus Bowles.
"Chronicles of Border Warfare" by Alexander Scott Withers
William Augustus Muhlenberg, the hymn-writer, was born in Philadelphia in 1796.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
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In news:

Augustus William Sainsbury, M.D, passed away peacefully on Nov 3, 2012.
Augustus William Sainsbury CANANDAIGUA.
Augustus William Sainsbury, M.D, passed away peacefully on Nov 3, 2012.
Buried side by side in Mound Cemetery, William Augustus Whittlesey and his son, William Beale Whittlesey, always had a close connection.
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