Definition of Beseemed:
General Durando, the commander of the papal forces, issued a flaming proclamation to his army when they passed the Po, announcing to them that their swords were blessed by the venerable head of the Church, and that they should all wear the cross on their bosoms, as beseemed those who were engaged in a holy war.- "The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 17", Charles Francis Horne.
- "Jerusalem Delivered", Torquato Tasso.
- "The Nibelungenlied", Unknown.