Sentence Examples

  • Like some other culture-heroes, he steals sun, moon and stars out of a box, so enlightening the dark earth.
  • 2 In the hymn to Hermes the god figures as a precocious child (a type familiar in folk-lore), who when a new-born babe steals the cows of Apollo.
  • The fire, as an element, belongs to the Olympian Hephaestus; the Titan Prometheus, a more human character, steals it for the use of man.
  • For the most part he steals upon it in the manner of a cat, or ambushes himself near to the water or a pathway frequented by game.
  • Ktirsc,hner, Steals- Hof- mid Kommunalhandhuch des Reiches find der Eznzelstc,aten (Leipzig, 1900); P. Hage Grundriss der deutschen Staats- und Rechtskunde (Stuttgart, 1906) and for statistical matter chiefly the following: Centraiblatl f~ des deutsche Reich.