concubine of

266 examples (0.03 sec)
  • She was the concubine of a young naval commander, and had a child who died soon after birth.
  • He also said that "anyone can keep a concubine of any age unless she is less than twelve years old."
  • Next in rank were the concubines of other court officials.
  • Instead, they would just be known as a concubine of the rank of sanggung.
  • He asserted that she had been the concubine of her owner.
  • During his stay in Japan, he becomes obsessed with the concubine of a local baron.
  • She goes outside to help it go away and instead she ends up next to an abandoned well in which three concubines of previous husbands had died.
  • They also carried off several women, including Chryseis, who became the concubine of Agamemnon.
  • That I was not long brought up by the concubine of my father; that I preserved the flower of my youth. Cited from Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius
  • Acte understood then why Lygia could not become the concubine of any man. Cited from Quo Vadis, The Time of Nero, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • Still, they were often made the concubines of their captors. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume One, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • If any native who had slave women made concubines of any of them, and such slave woman had children, those children were free, as was the slave. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 16, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • The best prospect most kisaeng had for long-term support was through becoming the concubine of a patron.
  • According to the chronicles, Saw E gave her respect as his aunt, and spent more time with concubines of the court.
  • Where were gone her longings and aspirations when she was sold by him to be the concubine of a man sixty years of age! Cited from Notable Women Of Modern China, by Margaret E. Burton
  • In that period, it was common for women to become the concubines of Dutch men living in the East Indies.
  • I must not take to myself the wives and concubines of my sworn brothers nor commit adultery with them.
  • These girls had to serve for awhile as concubines of strangers visiting the court. Cited from Primitive Love and Love-Stories, by Henry Theophilus Finck
  • It was also said that he committed adultery with many wives and concubines of his subordinates.
  • Maria became the concubine of Muhammad, with some sources reporting that she was later freed and married.
  • Next »