He was the idol of his soldiers, a good tactician, but not a great strategist.
The oldest idol of the Thespians was a rude stone.
The principal idol is of black stone and is 3 ft.
In modern Africa we find a lion-idol among the Balonda.
We hear in several documents of a great idol covered with gold and silver named Cromm Cruach, or Cenn Cruaich, which was surrounded by twelve lesser idols covered with brass or bronze, and stood on Mag Slecht (the plain of prostrations) near Ballymagauran, Co.