Which preposition to use with font

of Occurrences 36%

The real journalistas I know himis a Bohemian; a font of cleverness running to waste; a reckless, tender-hearted, jolly, careless ne'er-do-well who works like a Trojan and plays like a child.

with Occurrences 15%

Apart from these changes, however, the church remains largely as it was in the time of Henry I., the west front being especially fine, and the font with its relief of the Baptism of Our Lord, a very notable Romanesque work.

in Occurrences 14%

And on the morrow I went on my way, still through as fair a country as is to be found in all South England, through Storrington, and so by way of Parham Park, with its noble Elizabethan house and little church with the last leaden font in Sussex, a work of the fourteenth century, to Amberley in the meads of the Arun, a dear and beautiful place.

on Occurrences 3%

font on the S. side of the building.

from Occurrences 3%

It still contains the font from which he baptized his many English converts.

at Occurrences 2%

The deep hearth was filled with arum lilies and azalias, like a font at Easter.

for Occurrences 2%

In these seas are certain oysters, called Bras, having shells of so great size, that they might serve as fonts for baptizing children.

under Occurrences 2%

(6) carved font under tower.

si Occurrences 1%

Le trouvent-ils en bonne ordonnance, ils voltigent autour de l'armée à la portée du trait, caracollent ainsi en tirant sans cesse aux hommes et aux chevaux, et le font si long-temps qu'enfin ils la mettent en désordre.

like Occurrences 1%

The portal opens into a narthex, where there is a very primitive font like a low square trough.

near Occurrences 1%

Note (1) font near chancel; (2) representation of Trinity (cp.

Which preposition to use with  font