Example sentences for: jerusalem

How can you use “jerusalem” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The Jerusalem Post said he hopes to "find a common language with US President Bill Clinton, a sympathetic ear at the State Department, and a sense that the days of tense Israel-US relations are over."

  • Three years ago, he donated Albert Einstein's earliest manuscript on the theory of relativity to the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

  • After the recovery of Jerusalem in 1099, it took four hundred years of sieges and battles, treaties, betrayals, and yet more battles, before Christian kings and warlords succeeded in subduing the Moors.

  • Jerusalem submitted peaceably to the rule of the Greeks in 332 b.c. under Alexander the Great and, subsequently, to his Hellenistic successors as well as the Egyptian Ptolomeys and the Syrian Seleucids.

  • Much of the best Islamic architecture in the city was constructed in the Mameluke era, but the past thousand years had taken their toll: Jerusalem was unable to regain the prosperity it had enjoyed in earlier times.

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