(Hermann) 17? b.c.–a.d. 21, Germanic hero who defeated Roman army a.d. 9.
[juh-koh-buh s] /dʒəˈkoʊ bəs/ (Show IPA), (Jacob Harmensen) 1560–1609, Dutch Protestant theologian.
Also Hermann. ?17 bc–?21 ad, Germanic chieftain: organized a revolt against the Romans in 9 a.d
Jacobus. (dʒəˈkəʊbəs), real name Jacob Harmensen. 1560–1609, Dutch Protestant theologian
strong in battle. Historical Examples In this character Armado is made to use the peculiar word “armipotent” twice. Shakespeare’s Lost Years in London, 1586-1592 Arthur Acheson Parolles is referred to as “the manifold linguist and armipotent soldier.” Shakespeare’s Lost Years in London, 1586-1592 Arthur Acheson adjective (literary) strong in arms or war
- Virtute et armis
by virtue and arms: motto of Mississippi.
a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce: World War I ended with the armistice of 1918. Contemporary Examples armistice lines (and more occupied territories) are still the de facto barriers between Israel and Lebanon and Syria. Yousef Munayyer Responds to His Critics Yousef Munayyer March 29, 2012 The borders of […]
- Armistice day
former name of . Historical Examples Nothing of the sort, however, could be unearthed by the most diligent search until the Armistice Day of 1963. The Brain Alexander Blade It was a part of the Armistice Day fervor, but I believed it. The Log-Cabin Lady, An Anonymous Autobiography Unknown noun the anniversary of the signing […]