Sentence Examples

  • Subsequently she lived as a courtesan under the name of Mdlle Lange.
  • It was stormed and taken by the Athenians in 415 B.C., and the inhabitants, among them the famous courtesan Lais, sold as slaves.
  • The tradition that Romulus and Remus were suckled by a wolf has been explained by the suggestion that Larentia was called lupa ("courtesan," literally "she-wolf") on account of her immoral character (Livy i.
  • He was on intimate terms with the famous courtesan Gnathaena (Athenaeus xiii.
  • One of her brothers, Charaxus, fell in love with a courtesan named Doricha upon whom he squandered his property.

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