How to use Bacchus in a sentence
I guess we know how Bacchus kept his title as the god of wine and intoxication.
Watch as he recounts his time spent as King Bacchus in New Orleans.McCain Disses ‘Game Change,’ Clooney Gets Arrested, and More Viral Videos | The Daily Beast Video | March 17, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees was named King of the Bacchus Krewe at this year's Mardi Gras.
In Ionia a general assembly is held, and games are celebrated every year in honour of Bacchus.
Who,” he exclaims, “that ever asked succors from Bacchus, was able to preserve himself from being enslaved by his auxiliary?The Indian in his Wigwam | Henry R. Schoolcraft
Hercules, Bacchus, and Perseus were gods born by mortal mothers.The Necessity of Atheism | Dr. D.M. Brooks
But it was Bacchus that fought for Rome that day—Bacchus, to whom no altar had been vowed.The Lion's Brood | Duffield Osborne
For there are certain spots even in this grand solitude consecrated to Cytherea and Bacchus, as he is now worshipped in champagne.The Hills and the Vale | Richard Jefferies
British Dictionary definitions for Bacchus
(in ancient Greece and Rome) a god of wine and giver of ecstasy, identified with Dionysus
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Cultural definitions for Bacchus
The Greek and Roman god of wine and revelry. He is also known by the Greek name Dionysus.
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