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We go through the temple of Hymen without noticing, much less appreciating, its beauty.How to be Happy Though Married|E. J. Hardy.
Charlotte preserved from destruction by Albert and Hymen, whilst Werter in the excess of frenzy puts an end to his existence.Rowlandson the Caricaturist. First Volume|Joseph Grego
You see, Hymen has persuaded Zeus to help him; so that not a single marriage-rite shall be omitted.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
I knew once a lady with a lot of six, nubile, but not attractive, all with a decided bias toward Terpsichore and Hymen.Guy Livingstone;|George A. Lawrence
Neither his age, nor the doubtful source of his revenue, rendering him an unmarketable commodity in the shambles of Hymen.The Bunsby papers|John Brougham
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Derived forms of hymenhymenal, adjective
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Other words from hymenhy′men•al adj.
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The Greek god of the wedding feast.