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Usage examples for ninth

  1. On the fourth day four such plates are offered, and on the fifth day five, and so on up to the ninth day when the Pindas or sacrificial cakes are offered, and nine persons belonging to the caste are invited, food and a new piece of cloth being given to each. – The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India Volume II by R. V. Russell
  2. She is a ninth wonder,- and from that on to the twenty- ninth – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  3. Two of the Eclogues, the first and the ninth are written in connexion with these events. – The Roman Poets of the Augustan Age: Virgil by W. Y. Sellar
  4. In addition to these there were the doctors, Sisters and students belonging to the army itself- the Sixty- Fifth Division of the Ninth Army. – The Dark Forest by Hugh Walpole
  5. In May, 1852, Sir John Pakington replied, promising six companies of the Fifty- ninth Regiment from China, but subsequently decided to send a whole regiment direct from England. – The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17 by Charles Francis Horne
  6. That noble lady had come into this house at the age of eight, and had died in her seventy- ninth year. – The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  7. In October the " Second Ninth set out for the Ypres salient, and on arriving at Proven was accommodated in tents. – The Story of the "9th King's" in France by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  8. The ninth century bronze doors are very remarkable and consist of forty- two square plates fixed on to pine- wood. – Cathedral Cities of Italy by William Wiehe Collins
  9. From Twenty- third Street, where there was no work, Winifred made her way to Twenty- ninth Street, followed still by the taxi. – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  10. Eighth and ninth book of Moses. – Ulysses by James Joyce
  11. You're sure it is the twenty- ninth of this month? – Helena Brett's Career by Desmond Coke
  12. Emerson's collected " Poems" constitute the ninth volume of the recent collected edition of his works. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  13. Judge Nelson: Then the other four, you say, can only be convicted under the ninth section? – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  14. " I'll put you in for the ninth if you like," he said. – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  15. Price $ 1. 00. " So far as it has been published, and it has now reached its ninth volume, the Famous Women Series is rather better on the whole than the English Men of Letters Series. – Harriet Martineau by Florence Fenwick Miller
  16. Article Ninth has these words, " It is not in the will or power of every man to be saved." – The Doctrines of Predestination, Reprobation, and Election by Robert Wallace
  17. Just think how lovely things would be here if we had a Tammany Governor and Legislature meetin', say in the neighborhood of Fifty- ninth Street, and a Tammany Mayor and Board of Aldermen doin' business in City Hall! – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  18. This I understand to have happened on the ninth evening of my confinement. – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  19. Ninth row:- Seam 2, thread forward and knit 1, thread round the needle and seam 2, knit 1, knit 2 together, seam 1, knit 5, and repeat. – Exercises in Knitting by Cornelia Mee
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