19 examples of velia in sentences

But though he twice set sail from Italy, he was driven back to port at Velia, where he found Brutus and Cassius.

Report represented that he was aspiring to kingly power, because he had not substituted a colleague in the room of Brutus, and was building on the top of Mount Velia: that an impregnable stronghold was being erected there in an elevated and well-fortified position.

At first he had five ships, the largest of which were two triremes, given to him by Marcellus, but afterwards, in consequence of his spirited conduct on many occasions, three quinqueremes were added to his number, at last, by exacting from the allied states of Rhegium, Velia, and Paestum, the ships they were bound to furnish according to treaty, he made up a fleet of twenty ships, as was before stated.

Cicero having started for Greece was forced to put back by contrary winds, and returned to Velia on the seventeenth of August, where he had a long conference with Brutus, who soon after left Italy for his province of Macedonia, which Caesar had assigned him before his death, though Antonius now wished to compel him to exchange it for Crete.

But on this I was inflamed with such eagerness to return, that no oars or winds could be fast enough for me; not that I thought that I should not arrive in time, but lest I should be later than I wished in congratulating the republic; and I quickly arrived at Velia, where I saw Brutus; how grieved I was, I cannot express.

Cicero obtained an honorary lieutenancy, with the intention of visiting his son at Athens; on his way towards Rhegium he spent an evening at Velia with Trebatius, where he began this treatise, which he finished at sea, before he arrived in Greece.

It is little more than an abstract of what had been written by Aristotle on the same subject, and which Trebatius had begged him to explain to him; and Middleton says, that as he had not Aristotle's essay with him, he drew this up from memory, and he appears to have finished it in a week, as it was the nineteenth of July that he was at Velia, and he sent this work to Trebatius from Rhegium on the twenty-seventh.

Going straight on reach the north-eastern angle of the Palatine, where now stands the arch of Constantine, with the Colosseum beyond it, and turning once more to the left, we begin to ascend a gentle slope which will take us to a ridge between the Palatine and the Esquilineanother of the spurs of the plain beyondknown by the name of the Velia.

Veii Velabrum, the Velia, the Venationes Venus Victrix, temple of Verres Vesta; temple of Vestal Virgins Veterans, Roman Via Aurelia; Appia; Collatina; Latina; Sacra Victoriae, Ludi.

L. C. N. Stone (Elsie Enstone) (A); 12Jan62; R288879. ERCOLE, VELIA. SEE Gregory, Velia Margaret Ercole.

L. C. N. Stone (Elsie Enstone) (A); 12Jan62; R288879. ERCOLE, VELIA. SEE Gregory, Velia Margaret Ercole.

SEE Leo, Brother. GREGORY, VELIA MARGARET ERCOLE.

Dark windows, by Velia Ercole.

Velia Margaret Gregory (A); 14May62; R295691.

L. C. N. Stone (Elsie Enstone) (A); 12Jan62; R288879. ERCOLE, VELIA. SEE Gregory, Velia Margaret Ercole.

L. C. N. Stone (Elsie Enstone) (A); 12Jan62; R288879. ERCOLE, VELIA. SEE Gregory, Velia Margaret Ercole.

SEE Leo, Brother. GREGORY, VELIA MARGARET ERCOLE.

Dark windows, by Velia Ercole.

Velia Margaret Gregory (A); 14May62; R295691.

19 examples of  velia  in sentences