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OTHER WORDS FROM MelosMe·li·an [mee-lee-uh n, meel-yuh n] /ˈmi li ən, ˈmil yən/, adjective, noun
Example sentences from the Web for melian
The infant Zeus, of the Greeks, was first fed by the Melian nymphs with honey "the fruit of the ash," and with goat's milk.Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore|Charles Hardwick
Whose hands walled her up in that rude niche where the Melian peasant found her?A Critic in Pall Mall|Oscar Wilde
The men who spoke in the Melian Dialogue were full of what they considered "Sophia."Euripedes and His Age|Gilbert Murray
And he even took one of the captive Melian women for his mistress, and brought up a child which he had by her.Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4)|Plutarch
Diagoras the Melian and Theodorus of Cyrene entirely believed there were no such beings.Cicero's Tusculan Disputations|Marcus Tullius Cicero