banes (part of speech: noun)
- We have had calamities enough. - "Springhaven A Tale of the Great War", R. D. Blackmore.
- Liberty formed the subject of every writing and every discourse: it seemed that orators alone possessed the power of serving her; and this error was partly the cause of the calamities which afterwards overwhelmed France. - "Paris As It Was and As It Is", Francis W. Blagdon.
- It is a stern law, which sometimes brings with its execution many great calamities. - "Monsieur Violet", Frederick Marryat.