Usage examples for benjamin

  1. Mr. Benjamin looked at him, and shook his head. – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. The mother, however, now sat and lamented all day long, until the youngest son, who was always with her, and whom she had named Benjamin, from the Bible, said to her, " Dear mother, why art thou so sad?" – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  3. Benjamin Franklin placed humility among the virtues he wished to cultivate, but after a time declared it impossible. – The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Henney
  4. After a time Benjamin said: 'Dear sister, there is still a little difficulty, for we had all agreed that any girl we met should die at our hands, because it was for the sake of a girl that we had to leave our kingdom. – The Red Fairy Book by Various
  5. There is one candidate here who at present apparently has no chance, but who, nevertheless, seems to me to possess more popular qualifications than any other, and that is General Benjamin Harrison, of Indiana. – My Memories of Eighty Years by Chauncey M. Depew
  6. Another thing, her uncle, Benjamin Vance, is one of the worst rebels in the city. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  7. What are you talkin' about, Benjamin Burr? – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  8. But I'm always so worried about Benjamin when he's travellin'. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  9. Benjamin smiled with a gentle and rather sad expression. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  10. Benjamin of Tudela shows us that city frequented by all nations, Christian and Mohammedan. – Life of St. Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier
  11. Mr. Benjamin smiled at his wife. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  12. In the lane leading to Richmond Park, across which there is a delightful drive to the Star- and- Garter, is the charming residence of Mr. Temple; and, farther north, is the splendid mansion of the late Mr. Benjamin Goldsmid, since become the property of Lord Chief Justice Ellenborough. – A Morning's Walk from London to Kew by Richard Phillips
  13. She says she is free, and served her time out with a Mr. Benjamin Daltry, of Southampton, Va. – Slavery and the Constitution by William Ingersoll Bowditch
  14. And he fell upon his brother Benjamin's neck, and wept; and Benjamin wept upon his neck. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  15. Benjamin at his own expense. – Brazilian Sketches by T. B. Ray
  16. Never, my little Benjamin. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  17. Mentally, Benjamin said: " I must hurry up with my marriage!" – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  18. I know I can trust you, Benjamin. – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  19. But no, Benjamin, not Jurith. – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  20. You say you're Benjamin Bradd, master o' this vessel, don't you? – Light Freights, Complete by W. W. Jacobs