nisus had a purple hair on which depended the safety of himself and his kingdom.
And nisus said that he had somewhat to say, and that the matter pressed.
If impious Scylla had read my treatise, the purple lock, nisus, would have remained upon thy head.
The daughter of nisus 1271 past by, the cautious mariner rejoices.
Of this nisus the mind or will is itself the cause, and, as such, it is self-moved.
But mythology comes in and attributes them all to a nisus for self-preservation.
nisus gets away first, and shoots out far in front of the throng, fleeter than the winds or the winged thunderbolt.
Youth sent with nisus to warn Æneas that his son was in danger, 374.
The night was dark, but nisus could almost have found his way blindfolded through the familiar forest.
Cloridano and Medoro are nisus and Euryalus in modern dress.