[ hi-jahy-nuhs ]
/ hɪˈdʒaɪ nəs /
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Saint, died a.d. 140, pope 136–140.
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How to use Hyginus in a sentence
Typhon was originally called Γηγενης, and by Hyginus Terr Filius.
The Hyginus cleft is broader and runs directly through the crater ring of that name.Pleasures of the telescope|Garrett Serviss
Thus Virgil relates the story in the Æneid; others, as Hyginus, give different accounts, though agreeing in the main points.
On another occasion a minute crater was thought to have arisen near the well-known object named Hyginus.The Story of the Heavens|Robert Stawell Ball
There must therefore have been a very rapid development of the constitution in the time between Hyginus and Victor.History of Dogma, Volume 2 (of 7)|Adolph Harnack