Example sentences from the Web for namur
His early intelligence of every battle, and especially of the fall of Namur, swelled his profits amazingly.Old and New London|Walter Thornbury
We turn our eyes with longing towards Antwerp, so soon to be battered by the siege-guns from Namur.A Journal of Impressions in Belgium|May Sinclair
A Huguenot engineer directed the operations at the siege of Namur, which ended in its capture.The Huguenots in France|Samuel Smiles.
The newly arrived soldiers took their places, at command of the Governor, and the stronghold of Namur was his own.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84|John Lothrop Motley
The barrier fortresses of the Meuse, Liége and Namur, had gone up like paper in a fire.A General Sketch of the European War|Hilaire Belloc