intestine englannista suomeksi
1615, Ralph Hamor, ''A True Discourse of the Present State of Virginia'', Richmond 1957, p.2:
- It being true that now after fiue yeeres intestine warre with the reuengefull implacable Indians, a firme peace (not againe easily to be broken) hath bin lately concluded(nb..).
1776, (w), ''The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire'', ch.1,
- Yet the success of Trajan, however transient, was rapid and specious. The degenerate Parthians, broken by intestine discord, fled before his arms.
(RQ:Florio Montaigne Essayes)
a. 1776, (w), ''Of the Origin of Government''
- a perpetual intestine struggle(..)between authority and liberty
Depending upon the internal constitution of a body or entity; subjective.
- Every thing labours under an intestine necessity.
Shut up; enclosed.
(feminine plural of)