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The ancient name of Naples, from the siren Parthenope, who is said to be buried there.Quintus Claudius, Volume 1 of 2|Ernst Eckstein
One of them was addressed to the same cousin to whom Parthenope wrote.
Every word is a gem, from the 'pathetic light' in the second to the 'soft Parthenope' in the last line.The Poetical Works of William Wordsworth, Vol. VII|William Wordsworth
He who listens to Parthenope, Ligeia and Leucosia must stay with them for ever, listening spellbound to the song until he dies.The Adventures of Ulysses the Wanderer|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Parthenope would trust largely to improvisation or lucky shots.