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These are circumstances, which sufficiently shew, that Cadmus was a different personage, from what he is generally imagined.
Cadmus (Cad′mus), one of the earliest of the Greek demi-gods.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described|Edward S. Ellis
I grieve for thy state, O Cadmus; but your child has the punishment of your daughter, deserved indeed, but grievous to you.The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I.|Euripides
Jupiter visited Semele, the daughter of Cadmus, in all the majesty of the thunderer, and she was consumed by the lightning.The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1|Alexander Pope
Cadmus, seeing the giants were almost upon him, and that no time was to be lost, quickly threw a stone.Myths of Greece and Rome|H. A. Guerber