Examples from the Web for linage
Venus without doubt is mankind, which is continued by venereall propagation of linage.A Discovrse of Fire and Salt (A Discourse of Fire and Salt)|Blaise de Vigenre
For once 1670 is correct in reading 'linage' for the misprint 'image' of 1646 and 1648.The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume I (of 2)|Richard Crashaw
And there was of this linage three kings, and reigned seuen and thirtie yeares, against the last of these rose vp Tonco.The History of the Great and Mighty Kingdom of China and the Situation Thereof, Volume I (of 2)|Juan Gonzalez de Mendoza
Our vncle was not the tutor and preseruer of our stocke and linage, but the confounder & destroier of our bloud and progenie.Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (3 of 6): England (7 of 9)|Raphael Holinshed
They say, that they came of the linage of an olde man which came thither in a boat of wood, which they call a canoa.