Sentence Examples with the word five

In 18 B.C. Augustus's imperium was renewed for five years, and his tried friend Marcus Agrippa, now his son-in-law, was associated with him as a colleague.

Kris waited until five Immortals were present in the hall before he retreated to his conference room.

Gordon-Cumming, Five Years of a Hunter's Life in the Far Interior of South Africa (2 vols., 1855) F.

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In that year there were 47 outbreaks distributed over five counties and involving 263 head of cattle.

The schools are maintained chiefly out of the proceeds of a district school tax, which must not be less in any district than seven hundred and fifty dollars for every dollar of public taxes apportioned to the town or district, a proportion which has gradually increased from five to one in 1789 and from ninety to one in 1817.

One had saved a standard, another had killed five Frenchmen, a third had loaded five cannon singlehanded.

By statute in some states, upon absence cf one spouse from the state for five years without being heard of, the other may marry again without committing bigamy, in other states the period is seven years.

My mother, and sister and little brother have been here five weeks, and our happiness knows no bounds.

The five barbarians toyed with Sami and inflicted him with wounds meant to disable and bleed him, to prolong the match without killing him.

His son and successor was Bahadur Shah, who reigned only five years.