noun Irish Legend.
Origin of Milesian1
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Confident in the strength of his brawny arm, the young Milesian evinced no scruples.
Virgil represents the virgins of Cyrene spinning Milesian wool dyed of a deep sea-green.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
"No, no, I have a plan," shouted Theopompus the Milesian merchant.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
What think you of their thin-spun systems of philosophy, or lascivious poems, or Milesian fables?Dialogues of the Dead|Lord Lyttelton
At about six bells in the forenoon watch the Milesian began to show more sign of animation than before.Asiatic Breezes|Oliver Optic