Sentence Examples


  • That deluge of fire was worth seeing.
  • Next Ahriman sent a deluge, from which one man escaped in a boat with his cattle.
  • An eruption in 1783, with a deluge of lava, destro~ed an extensive forest and overwhelmed several villages.
  • As a rule, destruction by a deluge is the most favourite myth, but destructions by fire and wind and by the wrath of a god are common in Australian, Peruvian and Egyptian tradition.
  • The same explanation may be applied to Greek and Aztec myths of the deluge, to Australian and Greek myths of the original theft of fire.