/ (ˈnɪnjən) /
Save This Word!
Saint. ?360–?432 ad, the first known apostle of Scotland; built a stone church (candida casa) at Whithorn on his native Solway; preached to the Picts. Feast day: Sept 16
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?
Words nearby Ninian
Ningsia, Ningxia, Ningxia Hui, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, ninhydrin, Ninian, Ninib, Ninigi, ninja, ninja loan, ninjutsu
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
How to use Ninian in a sentence
Ninian Traquair was “cruallie slochtered” by the Crozers at the kirk-door of Balweary, anno 1482.
Thenceforward Ninian went on his way without complaint, and suffered his wife to go on hers without remonstrance.
Matters went very ill with Ninian at the Council; some of the lords were clear for treason; and even the boot was talked of.
Ninian Mahaffy, Esq., was as much above the middle size as Mr. Collis was below it.
Stuart affects to believe that this story, which Ninian Edwards is dragged around by Reed to verify, may possibly have been true.Abraham Lincoln: Was He A Christian?|John B. Remsburg