Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. croisade, fr. Pr. crozada, or Sp cruzada, or It. crociata, from a verb signifying to take the cross, mark one's self with a cross, fr. L. crux, cross; or possibly taken into English directly fr. Pr. Cf. Croisade Crosado, and see Cross
Influence of the crusades.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
A hundred years later, while Richard Coeur de Lion was on his Crusade, the moat was constructed.
"The History of London" by Walter Besant
In 1146 he was mainly instrumental in promoting the second crusade.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 5 of 8" by Various
I told her vaguely the story of the crusader's mace.
"The Belovéd Vagabond" by William J. Locke
Mass Movements and the Mores: The Woman's Crusade.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
You have walked in the midst of crusaders in the streets of Acre and Antioch.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
The religious crusades to the Holy Land commenced in the year 1095 and lasted to 1270.
"Gipsy Life being an account of our Gipsies and their children" by George Smith
Many of the men of note who were in the crusades, were of his character.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal," by Various
VIA CRUCIS: A Romance of the Second Crusade.
"Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
There he sought the acquaintance of Wilberforce, who was beginning his crusade against the slave trade.
"The Life of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bart., K.C.S.I." by Sir Leslie Stephen
Sir GUY was a doughty crusader,
A muscular knight,
Ever ready to fight,
A very determined invader,
And DICKEY DE LION'S delight.
"Sir Guy the Crusader" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Now Vesper brings the sunset hour,
And, where crusading Knighthood trod,
Muezzin from his minaret tower
Proclaims, ``There is no God but God!''
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
And still at sunset's solemn hour,
Where Christ's devout Crusader trod,
Defiant from the minaret's tower
Proclaim, ``There is no God but God!''
"The Door Of Humility" by Alfred Austin
And the speaker's words were so cheering,
As she talked to us of the time
When the women crusaded together;
How they battled against the wine.
"Treasured Moments" by Olivia Ward Bush-Banks
Soon the Crusaders would be met
Where winter's rest from war was set;
And then farewell to arms and Spain;--
Then for their own fair France again.
"The Troubadour. Canto 3" by Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Then, then, was that proposal made
Which drew those black men in the field,
Who gladly joined the great crusade
And learned to die, but not to yield.
"The Black Man's Wrongs" by James Madison Bell
Anti-tax crusader Douglas Bruce was released early from jail this morning, May 31, 2012.
Seahorse Crusader Amanda Vincent Find out how this pioneering researcher became immersed in the world of seahorses , and what it's like to spend 12 hours a day underwater.
Seahorse Crusader Amanda Vincent In this interview, find out how Vincent became immersed in the world of seahorses , and what it's like to spend 12 hours a day underwater.
Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld discusses terror threats, the war in Afghanistan, and his decision to cancel the Crusader plan.
Crusading former Texas attorney general's colorful political career began in the '70s.
This heart-wrenching, activist documentary goes for the heart and the mind with its dramatic story of a crusading Marine Corps veteran fighting for victims of water pollution at Camp Lejeune.
Dr Bill Thomas is a physician specializing in geriatrics and a crusader determined to revolutionize nursing home care.
Another Change.org crusade, this round led by Hearst heir Victoria Hearst.
Join us at First Baptist Church of Barstow for a live simulcast of the Harvest America Crusade message from Pastor Greg Laurie with special musical guests Jeremy Camp and Mercy Me.
Trump's Birther Crusade Gets Dissed, Monserrate Slicing Pizza Now.
A crusading Roman Catholic priest who has defied drug cartels and corrupt police to protect Central American migrants says church authorities are trying to smother his activist work with migrants by assigning him to parish duties.
Don't let the absurdist band name, surreal titles ("Hello Vagina," "A Children's Crusade on Acid"), and trippy atmospherics fool you -- these Indiana upstarts are exactingly crafty songwriters.
The Cherry Crusade's "funeral" for the Hawk rightly got national attention for its creativity, humor and depth.
Mark Squire , putting his stamp on the GMO industry Fairfax anti-GMO crusader hopes Prop 37 will 'modify' labeling laws.
The start was far from perfect, but the St Dominic Crusaders remain perfect after their 32-8 win over AAA Large conference rival St Mary's.
Yet, Bohr found many followers in his crusade to save ‘I am’ — all happy and content, if not complacent.
The Plight of `I Am'