noun (in the Odyssey)
Examples from the Web for alcinous
Homer describes something of the same nature in the gardens of Alcinous.
It is in Alcinous' gardens, and between the first and second hundred lines of the book.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)|Frederic G. Kenyon
Alcinous pacifies him with gentle words, and proceeds to withdraw all his previous claims extolling Phæacian athletic skill.Homer's Odyssey|Denton J. Snider
Alcinous observed his emotion, and called to Demodocus to cease his song.Stories from the Odyssey|H. L. Havell
Mayst thou long rejoice in thy house and thy children, and in thy husband, Alcinous, the renowned King.'The Adventures of Odysseus and The Tales of Troy|Padriac Colum