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Hyginus

[hi-jahy-nuh s]
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noun
  1. Saint,died a.d. 140, pope 136–140.
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Examples from the Web for hyginus

Historical Examples

  • Hyginus is a small crater near the centre of the moon's disc.

    The Story of the Heavens

    Robert Stawell Ball

  • Hyginus makes him the son of Tartarus and Gaea, and one of the giants.

  • Hyginus dying after the fourth year of his office, Pius received the episcopate.

    The Christ Of Paul

    George Reber

  • In Hyginus she is not changed at all; the earth swallows her, and a laurel fills her place.

    Modern Mythology

    Andrew Lang

  • In Hyginus, on the other hand, the earth swallows her, and a tree takes her place.

    Modern Mythology

    Andrew Lang


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