Usage examples for abbe

  1. Replying, the Cure had said: " She is in good hands, with good people, recommended to me by an abbe there; yet I am not wholly happy about her. – The Right of Way, Volume 5. by Gilbert Parker
  2. It is but too true, continued the Abbe; you saw a partial execution of it this morning. – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  3. The Abbe Dutheil never thought of himself and had no double meaning. – The Village Rector by Honore de Balzac
  4. The Abbe walked gravely round her. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  5. The Abbe may take a stand, and the Cure's position will be difficult. – The Right of Way, Volume 3. by Gilbert Parker
  6. Chief among these were Eudes, his brother Robert, the Count Ragenaire, and the Abbe Ebble, a nephew of the archbishop. – The Dragon and the Raven or, The Days of King Alfred by G. A. Henty
  7. Above the stables, quite close to the gate, half a dozen rooms were in the occupation of the Marquis de Gemosac; but it was not to these that the Abbe Touvent directed his tremulous steps. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  8. I said so the other day to the Abbe Bardin. – Jacqueline, Complete by (Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  9. Do not jest, abbe, I beg. – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  10. Before I could answer the door was thrown open, and the Abbe entered. – Devereux, Book I. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  11. Under those circumstances, the Abbe had reflected that no one would rob him, because he possessed nothing worth stealing. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. The abbe, on his side, manifested inexhaustible complaisance. – The Fat and the Thin by Emile Zola
  13. The Abbe sprang up from his chair. – Jacqueline, Complete by (Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  14. If it had not been for the Abbe Chapeloud he would never have been received at Madame de Listomere's. – The Vicar of Tours by Honore de Balzac
  15. That wild Lamperi was really impertinent to- night, and the abbe said things- things-" The old lady's large eyes were sparkling vinously, and her fan waved rapidly to and fro to cool the flush on her cheeks. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  16. The abbe kissed Eugenie's hand. – Eugenie Grandet by Honore de Balzac
  17. J. G. Dunlap, " Georgia Constitutionalist," April 24, 1838. " Ranaway, negro woman Abbe, upper front teeth out." – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  18. If you would honour him so far, the abbe would keep you company. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  19. De Pratt, formerly an Abbe of the Pope, says: The Pope is chief of 150, 000, 000 of followers. – Monks, Popes, and their Political Intrigues by John Alberger