Sentence Examples

  • TELESILLA, Greek poetess, a native of Argos, one of the so-called nine lyric muses.
  • To commemorate this exploit, a statue of the poetess, in the act of putting on a helmet, with books lying at her feet, was set up in the temple of Aphrodite at Argos.
  • The Delphian poetess Boeo attributed to him the introducion of the cult of Apollo and the invention of the epic metre.
  • While at Göttingen he married the poetess, Christiana Dilthey.
  • Luisa Sigea was both an orientalist and a Latin poetess, while Publia Hortensia de Castro, after a course of humanities, philosophy and theology, defended theses at Evora in her eighteenth year.

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