- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Usage examples:

As he rose from his humiliation, he is said to have consoled himself by adding, in an undertone, " E pur si muove."
- Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare
It is a military organisation pur sang, and marches in regular formation, while the men composing it are armed and uniformed alike.
- The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
The calmness and purity of the tenor's air, " Ange si pur and the passionate impulsiveness of the final duet for the despondent lovers, are eminently dramatic: the character of each piece being perfectly in accord with the situation.
- The Great Musicians: Rossini and His School by Henry Sutherland Edwards