Sentence Examples with the word albus

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The derivation of the name Alps is still very uncertain, some writers connecting it with a Celtic root alb, said to mean height, while others suggest the Latin adjective albus (white), referring to the colour of the snowy peaks.

The sword-bearer is noticed in the Liber Albus (1419) and the first record of an appointment is dated 1426.