Sentence Examples


  • The peak rises like a pyramid, with a steep summit of white marble, to a height of 6350 ft., and can be seen at sunset from the plain of Troy on the east, and the slopes of Olympus on the west.
  • Poseidon carried Pelops off to Olympus, where he dwelt with the gods, till, for his father's sins, he was cast out from heaven.
  • The Thracians of the region from Olympus to the Pangaean district, usually regarded as rude tribes, had from a very early time worked the gold and silver of that region, had begun to strike coins almost as early as the Greeks, and displayed on them much artistic skill and originality of types.
  • He is a form of the Lemnian Hephaestus, who alighted on the island when flung out of Olympus by Zeus.
  • The immortal part of Hercules passes to Olympus, where he is reconciled to Hera and weds her daughter Hebe.
 

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