Definitions of kings

  1. Two books of the Old Testament.

Usage examples for kings

  1. They have made a mockery of you, and have changed you from men into mere images, because of the imagination which has possessed you, that you should reign with Christ as kings and princes, and that angels should minister unto you. – The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love by Emanuel Swedenborg
  2. Accordingly, the two kings began to collect fresh forces. – Plutarch's Lives, Volume II by Aubrey Stewart & George Long
  3. Two kings of diamonds ... – The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Baroness Orczy
  4. All the Kings were obliged to travel from one Royal manor to another, as M. Jusserand has pointed out, from sheer motives of economy. – Chaucer and His England by G. G. Coulton
  5. I seem to recall back in King Harry's time he offered England to anybody who'd invade us, but none of your Papist kings troubled to take up his gift. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  6. " Kings in our own right," muttered Dravot. – The Phantom 'Rickshaw and Other Ghost Stories by Rudyard Kipling
  7. " Why, we treat our kings like kings smiled the other. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  8. After these words the Wahimas, whom Stas commanded to rise, stood up almost as one man, for, accustomed to the dreadful power of kings they did not dare to resist. – In Desert and Wilderness by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  9. English kings had, indeed, every temptation to this direct course. – Irish Nationality by Alice Stopford Green
  10. Iskender next informed his friend in confidence that there was no real intention of going to the Valley of the Kings – The Valley of the Kings by Marmaduke Pickthall
  11. What shall be our excuse with thee, and thou of the sons of the kings – Tales from the Arabic Volume 3 by John Payne
  12. " We've no kings in my country," she said, taking my hand in hers. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  13. " The Kings of Egypt do not pay their slaves," remarked the Prince shortly. – Moon of Israel by H. Rider Haggard
  14. He says that the Dales and the Kings were always friends. – Girls of the Forest by L. T. Meade
  15. I want to see five Inglish kings – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  16. You are the daughter, the wife, and the mother of kings – Cinq Mars, Complete by Alfred de Vigny Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  17. He has even more power than most kings have nowadays. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  18. Ye know full well the custom of the men of Troneg: we must in duty bound remain here with the kings at court. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  19. Shall ye rest with old kings In the place of their pride? – Suppliant Maidens and Other Plays by AEschylus
  20. One giveth kings a greeting different from their men. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown