Origin of linage
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For if e name of gentilesse be referred to renoun and clernesse of linage.
Our vncle was not the tutor and preseruer of our stocke and linage, but the confounder & destroier of our bloud and progenie.
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
The Indians affirme that he was of the greatest bloud of all his linage, and the greatest kyng in estate, that euer was in Mexico.The pleasant historie of the conquest of the VVeast India, now called new Spayne
Francisco Lpez de Gmara
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.
- the number of lines in a piece of written or printed matter
- payment for written material calculated according to the number of lines
- a less common word for alignment
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