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Example sentences for "christenings"
Lexicographically close words:
is forty-six, of weddings twenty-six, and of funerals forty-five.
And although according to cook-books caudle is a gruel, the actual "caudle" invariably served at
is a hot eggnog, drunk out of little
Elze is grossly wrong in arguing
because Shakespeare's name is found in the Register of
in the parish church of Stratford-on-Avon, therefore Shakespeare's father was a Protestant.
At any rate there are no names of any children of these two spouses
in the Register of
at Ripon Minster.
At the weddings and the
circle of neighbors and kindred she was certainly present.
were seasons of
gatherings--the silver christening bowl, like the punch-bowl,
from generation to generation.
did very wonderfully agree also,
Where the number of
are near unto, or exceed the burials, the people are poorer,
few servants and little equipage.
Consequently a hearer is a little startled when Jack
up the idea of
instead of anything following it.
me, you mentioned
I think, Dr.
But their subsequent
by the careless and ignorant have enormously increased the
of talking or
do not seriously matter, for plants, like ourselves,
only one specific name, the first applied to them.
It was an ancient custom--one which is not quite out of use--for the sponsors at
silver or gilt spoons as a present to the child.
A Table of the
and Mortality in London
the year 1625.
He says: "I
with the year 1593, being the first year in which any account of the
burials was kept.
To a christening Most
Observers interested in customs in immigrant districts say that the custom
soliciting gifts at
was modified during the war.
He had twenty-four children, and at
he appeared, dressed in his original wedding-robes.
were celebrated with no small parade.
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