Cyprian was at first banished to Curubis in Africa Proconsularis.
Was it for this, perchance, that the Cyprian nobles came less heartily?
He had soon finished reading of "The Cyprian" and her revenge, and looked at the sky instead.
Cyprian in some places testifies that the blood was given to the people.
Tertullian is a thorough Carlstad; Cyprian the martyr is a feeble theologian.
Cyprian Eveleth said to his sister, after a brief word of greeting.
He leaves, and Cyprian says, ‘I never met a more learned person.’
Olive could not restrain her tears, as she handed the letter to Cyprian.
"I have no fear of Cyprian Rougemont," rejoined Reeks, with a laugh.
In a very short time Cyprian Eveleth was on his way to Boston.
1620s, "of Cyprus," from Latin Cyprianus, from Cyprius, from Greek Kyprios (see Cyprus). The island was famous in ancient times as the birthplace of Aphrodite and for erotic worship rituals offered to her there; hence Cyprian meant "licentious, lewd," the earliest attested sense in English (1590s) and was applied 18c.-19c. to prostitutes.