Sentence Examples with the word Storthing

There are statues to Holberg and Bull, and also to Christie, president of the Storthing (parliament) in 1815 and 1818.

The word still appears in the names of the legislative assemblies of Norway, the Storthing and of Iceland, the Althing.

On the 23rd of May the Norwegian Storthing passed the government's proposal for the establishment of separate Norwegian consuls, and as King Oscar, who again had resumed the reins of government, made use of his constitutional right to veto the bill, the Norwegian ministry tendered their resignation.

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An offer from the Norwegian Storthing to elect a prince of the Swedish royal house as king in Norway was declined by King Oscar, who now on behalf of himself and his successors renounced the right to the Norwegian crown.