noun Classical Mythology.
IT’S A WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ BONANZA!
Example sentences from the Web for priam
Priam the King humbles himself by risking everything, coming in by himself under cover of night.
You killed many a man in those days, and it was through your stratagem that Priam's city was taken.The Odyssey|Homer
"Thank you, sir," said the tobacconist, putting down three-halfpence change out of sixpence as Priam thanked him for the packet.
This conjecture is indeed highly probable; for he used often to say, "Happy Priam, who survived all his children!"The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Complete|C. Suetonius Tranquillus
Hardly could the people hold Priam back in his hot haste to rush without the gates of the city.The Iliad|Homer
Priam Farll was the first English painter to enjoy this supreme social reward.