Origin of via
Examples from the Web for via
Isolated lesbians learned that there were other women like them via books whose covers aimed to titillate heterosexual men.
As it currently stands, the Via Dolorosa follows the account given in the Gospel of John.
The Via Dolorosa ends at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and is marked by nine stations of the cross.
Inquiries will be accepted only via Western Union telegram or rotary phone.
She has had clients from all over the world, including Ireland and India, who are drawn to her via word of mouth and her website.
Passed two Pagodas, each of nine stories, and made a romantic cut-off, via Lob Creek.Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas|W. Hastings Macaulay
Those who wished to "comprehend" at the Roman side of the via media were very few.
We were taken also to see some interesting tombs in the Via Latina.From the Oak to the Olive|Julia Ward Howe
It was truly a via dolorosa, and we walked on it with saddened hearts, musing on the awful sufferings our countrymen had endured.Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon, 1839-1877|James Kennedy
We visited the dungeons in the Via della Gabbia, one bitter winter afternoon, and left them shuddering.The Story of Perugia|Margaret Symonds
Word Origin for via
1779, from Latin via "by way of," ablative form of via "way, road, channel, course," from PIE *wegh- (see weigh).