THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
OTHER WORDS FROM BoethiusBo·e·thi·an, adjective
Words nearby Boethius
Example sentences from the Web for Boethius
We find this idea also reflected in Chaucer who obviously got it from Boethius.Astronomical Lore in Chaucer|Florence M. Grimm
Further, Jean de Meun took the illustration of the caged bird from Boethius; see next note.
Tyrwhitt, however, has shewn that Chaucer more immediately copies a passage in Boethius, de Cons.
Boethius; Chaucer's translation of his Consolation of Philosophy, ii.
The illustration is a good one; I have no doubt that it is obtained, directly or at secondhand, from Boethius.Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer