Sentence Examples


  • Then the sphinx threw herself down from the mountain.
  • The name of the sphinx in Egyptian was Hu.
  • In Greek mythology the most famous sphinx was that of Thebes in Boeotia, first mentioned by Hesiod (Theog.
  • The sphinx is common on Persian gems, and the representations are finely executed.
  • In the Saite period accordingly the figure of the sphinx was used as a hieroglyph for neb, " master," "lord."