Definition of Lowned
1. lown [v] - See also: lown
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lowned
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Literary usage of Lowned
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Chap-books of the Eighteenth Century by John Ashton (1882)
"On which are written ancient stories of re- lowned Knights and valiant men at arms. Travelling from thence by sea, I came to the land of ..."
2. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by Charles Anderson Dana (1876)
"... Memorials of the most re- lowned Father in God, Thomas Cranmer, sometime Lord Archbishop of Canterbury" (foL, 1694); "The Life of tho Learned Sir Thomas ..."
3. A Universal Biographical Dictionary: Containing the Lives of the Most by Charles N. Baldwin (1850)
"BAJA/ET I., sultan of the Turks, a re- lowned warrior, but a tyrant. Being conquered by Tamerlane, and exposed by him in an ron cage (the fate that he had ..."
4. Magnalia Christi Americana: Or, The Ecclesiastical History of New-England by Cotton Mather, Thomas Robbins (1853)
"It was with some Christian remark that he read the Pagan story of the lowned Fabius Maximus, who, being preferred unto the highest office the commonwealth, ..."