Definition of "sonne" [sonne]

  • (noun) Obsolete spelling of son.
  • (noun) Obsolete spelling of sun.

Use "sonne" in a sentence

  • "The next day Newport came a shore and receiued as much content as those people could giue him: a boy named Thomas Salvage was then giuen vnto Powhatan, whom Newport called his sonne; for whom Powhatan gaue him Namontack his trustie servant, and one of a shrewd, subtill capacitie."
  • "The first bequest was originally intended to have been in favour of "_my sonne and_ daughter Judith," but the "sonne" was erased."
  • "“O Erasistratus! thou being so worthie a man, to whom fewe in goodnesse and humilitie be comparable, so deare and wel beloued of mee, and beareth the bruite to be the very hauen and harborough of wisedome, wilt thou not saue my sonne, which is a yonge man, nowe vppon the floure of his youth, and most worthy of life: for whom the empyre of all Asia is worthely reserued?"

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