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Conon

[koh-non] /ˈkoʊ nɒn/
noun
1.
died a.d. 687, pope 686–687.
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  • So the two kept the whole hall laughing through a rainy afternoon, and Conon contented his entertainers each with a denier.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis
  • In addition to Conon two new generals were chosen, Adeimantus and Philocles.

    Hellenica Xenophon
  • Conon would feel complimented if, on a visit to Paris, he were asked to carry a great pasty and set it before the queen.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis
  • Meanwhile Conon and his nine vessels made good their escape.

    Hellenica Xenophon
  • But the viscount had a smaller fortalice, Tourfire, which lay closer to Conon's lands and was not so formidable.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis
  • The Lacedaemonians were well informed of the proceedings of Conon.

    Hellenica Xenophon
  • When Conon had reached Samos he found the armament in a state of great despondency.

    Hellenica Xenophon
  • Conon stepte to the kynge and presented his rote with a gladde chere.

  • Conon has great droves of hogs fattening out in his oak forests, which supply abundant crops of acorns.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis
  • Conon's signet has been in the family at least since the First Crusade.

    Life on a Mediaeval Barony William Stearns Davis

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