Examples from the Web for vestal
The vestal was but a more perfect type of these women on whose tomb univiræ—the wife of one man—was alone inscribed.
While the general rejoicing is at its height, Urania is brought in to take her vestal vows at the altar.Pastoral Poetry and Pastoral Drama|Walter W. Greg
But none the less the Vestal was in a tremor of fear for the consequences of her meeting with the libertine.A Friend of Caesar|William Stearns Davis
Every Vestal has a right to leave the order at the end of her term of service and to marry if she pleases.The Unwilling Vestal|Edward Lucas White
The most awful penalties were visited upon the head of any vestal virgin who was guilty of violating her vows.Romulus, Makers of History|Jacob Abbott