- the ancient Greek personification of force: daughter of Pallas and Styx and sister of Cratus, Nike, and Zelos.
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Historical Examples of bia
I am contemplating a trip into the interior via the Bia River and came to you to see if you could arrange transportation.
There was a wheezy steam launch belonging to the trading post which would tow the boats up the Bia River as far as they desired.
Captain Bia succumbed to smallpox and the column encountered every conceivable hardship.An African Adventure
Isaac F. Marcosson
Now, it is done—now, you are chained—Bia has finished the work—I, Ba!The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846
Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
Farther west are the Tano and Bia rivers, which empty their waters into the Assini lagoon.