Origin of immortal
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Historical Examples of immortals
There shall we sing it with the pure melody of the immortals, my Josiah and me.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 1.
Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
In Italy it was the tree of Jove, great father of immortals and of mankind.Bride of the Mistletoe
James Lane Allen
She was ready to charge the immortals with conspiring against her, had not her piety forbad it.Imogen
The novelty of his views did not always commend them to his brother 'Immortals.'The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault
She appeals to the Immortals for instruction in tillage with a view to security and welfare.History of Religion
"deathless," late 14c., from Latin immortalis "deathless, undying," from assimilated form of in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + mortalis "mortal" (see mortal (adj.)). In reference to fame, literature, etc., attested from 1510s (a sense also found in classical Latin). As a noun, from mid-17c.