Damnations: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Use in Literature DamasBrave Colonel de Damas has them mounted, in part, these Clermont men; young Cornet Remy dashes off with a few.ndash;Thomas Carlyle in The French Revolution, A History.Anon she went unto Sir Damas, and told him how he would do battle for him, and so he sent for Arthur.ndash;Thomas Malory in Le Morte D'Arthur, vol 1.So Sir Damas and he were agreed that he should fight for him upon this covenant, that all other knights should be delivered; and unto that was Sir Damas sworn unto Arthur, and also to do the battle to the uttermost.ndash;Thomas Malory in Le Morte D'Arthur, vol 1.Unto that Sir Damas had granted to find a knight, but he is so evil beloved and hated, that there is never a knight will fight for him.ndash;Thomas Malory in Le Morte D'Arthur, vol 1.This inestimable family, consisting of the duke and duchess, their nephews the Counts de Damas, and a niece married to the Duke de Simianne, were indefatigable in their efforts to solace the affliction and amuse the mind of their fair friend.ndash;Mary Robinson in Beaux and Belles of England.The old palace of government is on Colon street, which was in the early days called 'Calle de las Damas,' 'Street of the Ladies,' because on it resided the ladies who came from Spain with the wife of Diego Columbus.ndash;Otto Schoenrich in Santo Domingo (A Country With A Future). Nonfiction Usage Journalism UsageCuba - News: October 27, 2005 - Headline: Cuba Accepts US Hurricane Aid Offer. Excerpt: The State Department Thursday congratulated the Cuban rights-advocacy group Damas de Blanco for winning the European parliament's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought.Bibliographic Usage`Abd al-Haqq, Salim. Publication of Les treacute;sors du Museacute;e National de Damas par Seacute;lim Abdul Hak. Published in 1960.AAMAS Workshop on Defence Applications of Multi-Agent Systems. Publication of Defence applications of multi-agent systems international workshop, DAMAS 2005, Utrecht, The Netherlands, July 25, 2005: revised and invited papers. Simon G. Thompson, Robert Ghanea-Hercock (eds). Publisher: Springer-Verlag (Berlin). Published in 2006.Abadi, Moussa. Author of Shimon-le-parjure: mes juifs de Damas. Publisher: Editions du Laquet (Martel). Published in 1999.Abdul Hak, Selim. Author of Les tresors du musee national de Damas. Publisher: Direction Generale des Antiquites et des Musees (Damas). Published in 1966.
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