- a sister of Priam who, with her infant son, was slain by Priam because it had been prophesied that a mother and child of the royal house would cause the destruction of Troy.
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Examples from the Web for cilla
Rashe forgot the past far more easily that Cilla could ever do.
Cilla was gazing, with all her soul in her eyes, in silence.
These words entered into the hearts of Hean and his sister Cilla, who was with him.
Three times a day Cilla had her lil' boy run fresh cool well water all through de trough.Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2
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And Cilla, my shining-headed chum, you and I are going to scamper about a bit before we go home.The Place Beyond the Winds
Harriet T. Comstock