Usage examples for dauphin

  1. " Papa," answered the Dauphin with an air of one who has thought deeply on a subject. – Ten Boys from History by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  2. Gudin tells us that at this time Mesdames were in the habit of giving a weekly concert at which the King, Queen and Dauphin were present and to which a very select company was invited. –  by
  3. Her eldest son, the Dauphin would therefore, in the regular course of things, have been her brother's successor. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 5 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  4. The Dauphin must die! – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  5. Once de Batz mentioned the Dauphin but mademoiselle put up her hand quickly and said in a trembling voice, whilst the tears gathered in her eyes: Do not speak of the child to me, de Batz. – El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
  6. The Dauphin twice counted sixteen, and then lost the game. – The Peasant and the Prince by Harriet Martineau
  7. The Dauphin was fast asleep when this alarm arrived. – The Peasant and the Prince by Harriet Martineau
  8. Fortunately it was going at a mad clip when we sighted the Dauphin – The River and I by John G. Neihardt
  9. The eldest of the three, Prince Charles, aged nineteen, who was called the Dauphin after the cession of Dauphiny to France, nevertheless assumed the office, in spite of his youth and his anything but glorious retreat from Poitiers. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume II. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  10. I hear much good of him from my friend Dauphin much good. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  11. She was arrested the day before the rescue of the Dauphin from the Temple. – El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
  12. In 1820 or 21, while the public works were going forward on Dauphin Island, Mobile Bay, a contractor, engaged on the works, beat one of his slaves so severely that the poor creature had no longer power to writhe under his suffering: he then took out his knife, and began to cut his flesh in strips, from his hips down. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  13. He might be the minister of a dauphin or a fool, but he was now only the mysterious Parpon who thrilled them. – When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009
  14. He and his Dauphin ha! – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  15. The fact of his being crowned and proclaimed King of France would add infinitely to his prestige and authority; he would then no longer be a mere Dauphin or King of Bourges, as the English and Burgundians styled him. – Joan of Arc by Ronald Sutherland Gower
  16. I'm a Dauphin who are you? – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  17. He is the Dauphin of France." – Ten Boys from History by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  18. This is his claim, his threat'ning, and my message; Unless the Dauphin be in presence here, To whom expressly I bring greeting too. – King-Henry-V by Shakespeare, William