2. Verb. (third-person singular of ensample) ¹
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Definition of Ensamples
1. ensample [n] - See also: ensample
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Literary usage of Ensamples
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Corpus Poeticum Boreale: The Poetry of the Old Northern Tongue from the by Guðbrandur Vigfússon, Frederick York Powell (1883)
"MYTHICAL ensamples. WODEN'S LOVE-LESSONS. ONLY found in R, mixed up with the other poems of the ' Hávamál Collection : ' in which its position is marked by ..."
2. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"... children may yet be ensamples to the flock." But as to this we shall see. ... ensamples ..."
3. The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer: A New Text with Illustrative Notes by Geoffrey Chaucer (1851)
"Of Sampson now wil I no more sayn; Be war by these ensamples, olde and playn, That no man telle his counseil to his wyf, Of such thing as he wold have secre ..."
4. Evenings with Jesus: A Series of Devotional Readings for the Closet and the by William Jay (1857)
"This was the case here; from following the apostles and the Lord Jesus, they " became ensamples to all that believed in Macedonia and Achaia. ..."
5. La Mort D'Arthure: The History of King Arthur and of the Knights of the by Thomas Malory (1858)
"... and of the good ensamples that were shewed him. ' HEN sir Launcelot wept, and made full heavy cheere, and said," Now I know well ye tell me truth. ..."
6. Discourses on Several Subjects by Samuel Seabury (1815)
"Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples : tind they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come. ..."
7. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1849)
"Now these things happened for ensamples, and they are written for our admonition. It is now most humbly submitted to your majesty's judgment, ..."