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Example sentences from the Web for academus
So the orchard of Academus suggests the ripest wisdom and most elegant learning of accomplished Greece.Tablets|Amos Bronson Alcott
"I mean the philosopher, who teaches in the groves of Academus," continued he.
Inter sylvas Academi qurere verum—Amid 40 the woods of Academus to seek for truth.
"The grove of Academus is one of the few places now remaining where virtue is really taught and encouraged," rejoined Anaxagoras.
The Academy at Athens was an open meadow, given to the city by Academus, from whom it took its name.Rambles in Rome|S. Russell Forbes