Sentence Examples with the word commemorate

The Victoria bridge at Alirajpur was built to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of 1897.

To this type of glass belong many of the Jacobite glasses which commemorate the old or the young Pretender.

Its name - of which Maroy and Mourie are older variants - does not, as is often supposed, commemorate the Virgin, but St Maelrubha, who came from Bangor in Ireland in 671 and founded a monastery at Applecross and a chapel (now in ruins) on Isle Maree.

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High, erected by the Emperor Francis Joseph in 1851 to commemorate the successful resistance of the town to the siege of 107 days laid by the Hungarian revolutionary army in 1849.

To commemorate the victories of 1813-1815; and in the centre of the Kiinigs-platz stands a lofty column in honour of the triumphs of 1864, 1866 and 1870-1871, surmounted by a gilded figure of Victory.

Of Castile; and the five Moorish heads in its coat-of-arms commemorate the defence.

Was residing at Orvieto; and it was to commemorate this miracle that the existing cathedral was built.

They were usually set up under a holy tree to commemorate a divine epiphany and were mostly unwrought (Exod.

The convent of Batalha (q.v.), founded to commemorate the victory of Aljubarrota, is architecturally a monument of the English influence prevalent at this time throughout Portugal.

A cairn was built on the top in 1887 to commemorate Queen Victoria's jubilee.