Word usage examples
His little brother Dickon would inherit the Tarly lands and castle, and the greatsword Heartsbane that the lords of Horn Hill had bome so proudly for centuries.
Marillion swung the doors shut and barred them with a third spear, longer and thicker than those the guards had bome.
It seemed reasonably certain to him that the Professor and Dooly were far downriver by this time, no doubt having been bome along on the crest of the wave after his own piece of raft collided with the alder.
The city that had once bome the name of Lord Salisbury, the foreign secretary who had negotiated the Royal Charter of the British South Africa Company, had reverted to the name Harare after the original Shona chieftain whose cluster of mud and thatch huts the white pioneers had found on the site in September 1890 when they finally completed the long trek up from the south.
When they reached the topmost ridge and could see the houses of Wailuku below, Abner paused to wipe away his sweat and thought: "If it is such hard work for us to climb this little hill, how could Urania have bome her journey?