Definition for philadelphus (2 of 2)
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She shrank from his touch, literally into the arms upon which Philadelphus rested his weight.
Among the best known of the men of letters who came to Alexandria to enjoy the patronage of Philadelphus was Theocritus.
When he passed into the Greek's dining-room, the woman who called herself wife to Philadelphus awaited him at the table.
At this time it amounted to twenty millions of bushels, which was four times what was levied in the reign of Philadelphus.
Philadelphus, fascinated and astonished at this curious demonstration, was contented to pass with it.