Example sentences from the Web for samian
He is in matter what Pythagoras was in mind; and his transformations are scarcely less curious than those of the Samian sage.
The fleet at once stood out across to Samos, and picked up the Samian vessels in that island.Hellenica|Xenophon
Fill high the bowl with Samian wine, leave soda to the Turkish hordes.Trent's Last Case|E.C. (Edmund Clerihew) Bentley
He subsequently met Sophocles in his native island at the time of the Samian war.
This red Egyptian ware, is much like the red Roman ware often called Samian, which has been spoken of in a preceding chapter.Pottery and Porcelain, from early times down to the Philadelphia exhibition of 1876|Charles Wyllys Elliott