Example sentences from the Web for numantia
The fall of Numantia gave Rome a hold upon the interior of Spain, which was never lost.History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD|Robert F. Pennell
There would be no thought of imitating the burning of Moscow, or renewing the sacrifice of Numantia.
Against the single town of Numantia it was necessary to send Scipio, the best general of Rome.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos
Numantia stood upon a lofty rock, and its inhabitants displayed a courage worthy of its high position.The Comic History of Rome|Gilbert Abbott Becket
If Candiola had lived in Numantia, it would have been said that the Numantines were merchants of charcoal mixed with heroes.Saragossa|Benito Prez Galds