Examples from the Web for lisbon
Contemporary Examples of lisbon
Lisbon is one of the last neutral ports in Europe, and the city is crowded with people looking to escape the gathering storm.
The book is built around two couples in the Portuguese city of Lisbon in 1940.
A French journalist named Vincent moves to Lisbon to escape the source of his broken heart, a woman named Irene.This Week’s Hot Reads: June 17, 2013
Sarah Stodola, Jen Vafidis
June 17, 2013
He sent the Spaniard on his way then visited a series of shops in Lisbon and had the visa reproduced down to the special stamps.The Spy Who Tricked Hitler: The Story of Double Agent Juan Pujol and D-Day
July 11, 2012
The plan, NATO diplomats say, is for NATO leaders to formally announce this date at their Lisbon summit on November 19-20.Four More Years of War
Leslie H. Gelb
October 24, 2010
Historical Examples of lisbon
In the following year (October 8th) he himself died at Lisbon.De Libris: Prose and Verse
You remember Lambton did stir very awkwardly in the Lisbon business.Vivian Grey
Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
Pour half the juice on two pounds and a half of Lisbon sugar; when melted and simmered a few minutes, skim it, and add the fruit.
Rub four ounces of butter into eight ounces of flour, mix with it eight ounces of currants, and six of fine Lisbon sugar.
Put a little of the liquor on the bottom of a dish, lay in the apples whole, and strew them over with Lisbon or fine sugar.
late 14c., Portyngale, from Medieval Latin Portus Cale (Roman name of modern Oporto), "the port of Gaya." Alfonso, Count of Portucale, became the first king of Portugal.