plural noun Classical Mythology.
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Towards the end of his life he migrated to Macedonia, where he wrote not the least splendid of his plays, the Bacchae.Authors of Greece|T. W. Lumb
The Bacchae would at once announce a theme connected with rites familiar to the northern land.
Again, such a play would involve a bewildering shift of sympathy, just as the Bacchae does.
We have in the Bacchae—it seems to me impossible to deny it—a heartfelt glorification of "Dionysus."
Hence the very Bacchae use measure, and the inspired give their oracles in measure.Essays and Miscellanies|Plutarch