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Historical Examples of ganymede
They learned of the origin of the races that inhabited Europa and Ganymede.
For, strangely enough, none of the metallic elements was to be found on Ganymede.Pirates of the Gorm
Assisted by a couple of knaves, Ganymede went about attending to the rebel at once.
Ganymede was of a tenacious mettle, and of this he now afforded proof.
Then I was assured that the voice I heard was, indeed, the voice of my steward Ganymede.
Trojan youth whom Zeus made his cup-bearer, from Greek Ganymedes, literally "rejoicing in his virility," from ganymai "I rejoice, am glad" + medea (plural) "counsels, plans, cunning" (see Medea), but here taken by many to mean "genitals." Used figuratively of serving-boys (c.1600) and catamites (1590s).