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Cephalus

[sef-uh-luh s]
noun Classical Mythology.
  1. the husband of Procris.
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Also Kephalos.
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Historical Examples of cephalus

  • Cephalus, the patriarch of the house, has been appropriately engaged in offering a sacrifice.

    The Republic

    Plato

  • Well said, Cephalus, I replied; but as concerning justice, what is it?

  • May I ask, Cephalus, whether your fortune was for the most part inherited or acquired by you?

  • Welcome, Cephalus, said Adeimantus, taking me by the hand; is there anything which we can do for you in Athens?

  • "I did not know you cared for that sort of thing," said Cephalus.