Words nearby Pentheus
How to use Pentheus in a sentence
Hence Pentheus, in addressing the Thebans, calls them Anguigenæ, serpent or snake-descended.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
The stranger appears to tell how Pentheus was made mad by Dionysus in the act of imprisoning him.
Rushing to the tree, the woman tore it up by the roots and then rent Pentheus piecemeal, Agave herself leading them on.
Dionysus' character is admirably drawn, while the infatuation of Pentheus is a fitting prelude to his ruin.
He shows how King Pentheus was torn to pieces in mistake by his own mother for his hostility to the bacchic rites.The Literature of Ecstasy|Albert Mordell