noun Classical Mythology.
Example sentences from the Web for marsyas
A later form of the legend identifies Daphnis with a Phrygian hero, and makes him the teacher of Marsyas.
To oppose him, as Marsyas says, Philip also sent thither his envoys.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch
It seems to me that you are the young Apollo, and that I am Marsyas listening to you.The Picture of Dorian Gray|Oscar Wilde
And so shall the children of Apollo suffer and share the pain of Marsyas.Orpheus in Mayfair and Other Stories and Sketches|Maurice Baring
In the distance the skin of Marsyas will hang upon a tree, as a warning to the presumption of rivals.The Chaplain of the Fleet|Walter Besant and James Rice