Examples from the Web for constance
Miller also filed a suit against his father, Donald Kessler, and another against his mother, Constance Kessler.
Presently Louis rose with a nod to us and offered his arm to Constance, and they strolled away along the river wall.
At that moment Constance appeared and grew pale and rosy by turns as Louis bent over her small gloved fingers.
Constance asked me if I had seen the ceremonies at the Lethal Chamber.
You will never marry Constance now, and if you marry any one else in your exile, I will visit you as I did my doctor last night.
"You had better turn back with us, St. John," suggests Constance, graciously.Red as a Rose is She|Rhoda Broughton
The church of St. Stephen is another ecclesiastical treasure of Constance with a rank high among religious shrines.The Cathedrals and Churches of the Rhine|Francis Miltoun
Very likely she had already made plans with that odious Constance Stevens that would leave her out.Marjorie Dean|Pauline Lester
Constance spoke with perfect calmness, and without the slightest disrespect of manner.That Unfortunate Marriage, Vol. 3(of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
But this was not only one of Constance' handsome, but also one of her amiable evenings.Small Souls|Louis Couperus
mid-14c., "steadfastness," from Old French constance "steadfastness, permanence" (14c.), from Latin constantia (source of Italian costanza, Spanish constancia), noun of action from constantem (see constant (adj.)). Obsolete since 17c. except as a given name for a girl, which enjoyed a mild popularity in U.S. c.1945-1955.