Example sentences from the Web for pompey
Nevertheless, the Senate gave the highest honors to Pompey, who was voted a triumph, while only an ovation was granted to Crassus.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis
What if we had Pompey's thoughts and Cæsar's, would they be less so?The Life of Cicero|Anthony Trollope
Pompey only sought to do what would be agreeable to Ptolemy; but Gabinius had yielded to corruption.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Few incidents in ancient history are more tragic than the death of Pompey.Life Everlasting|John Fiske
Menas was a freedman of Pompey the Great, and a trusted officer of his son Sextus.Horace|Theodore Martin