Definition of Stiled
1. stile [v] - See also: stile
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Literary usage of Stiled
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero by Conyers Middleton (1818)
"by Hortensius, who was the reigning orator at the bar, and usually stiled the king of the forum ;* yet the difficulty of the cause, instead of discouraging, ..."
2. London: Being an Accurate History and Description of the British Metropolis by David Hughson (1805)
"... (who is stiled Earo and Miles) in a field near unto Clerk's Well, on the north side of London. It stood upon and encompassed fourteen acres of land, ..."
3. The Christian Institutes;: Or, The Sincere Word of God. Being a Plain and by Francis Gastrell (1812)
"The Goodness of God to the Wicked: stiled Mercy. (*) The Lord is plenteous and rich in mercy ; the Lord is very pitiful and of tender mercy. ..."
4. The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical by John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley, Joseph Nightingale, James Norris Brewer, John Evans, John Hodgson, Francis Charles Laird, Frederic Shoberl, John Bigland, Thomas Rees, Thomas Hood, John Harris (1816)
"splendour of America as to be stiled the " Father of (he Colonies." At one and the same time lie filled the great offices of the First Lord of the Admiralty ..."
5. The Scripture Doctrine of Atonement, Proposed to Careful Examination by Stephen West (1809)
"And when they found that Jehovah stiled him Lord, and would send the rod of. his strength out of Zion, and declare, that his people should be willing in the ..."
6. Interesting Anecdotes, Memoirs, Allegories, Essays, and Poetical Fragments by Addison (1797)
"... who possesses those talents that justly entitle him to be stiled an excellent pimp; indeed his genius is very fertile in negociations of this kind. ..."
7. An impartial history of Ireland, from the period of the English invasion to by Dennis Taaffe (1811)
"libellous spirit, stiled rebellion, by the English writers of romance, falsely called history.* The language of the law is correct and decisive on this ..."
8. Fabliaux Or Tales by George Ellis (1815)
"Almost all that has been related of the peacock, is ' also applicable to the pheasant, which was likewise ' stiled a noble bird. This bird was presented at ..."