Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Sibylla

[si-bil-uh]
noun Classical Mythology.
  1. an Asian maiden who gained from her lover Apollo the gift of prophecy and long life.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for sibylla

Historical Examples

  • He inspected the cave of the Sibylla of Cumae, but what it meant to him we do not know.

    Erasmus and the Age of Reformation

    Johan Huizinga

  • But Sibylla could no more have gone below than she could have flown.

    The Missing Merchantman

    Harry Collingwood

  • "The boy's all right, and Sibylla's quite well," she answered.

    Double Harness

    Anthony Hope

  • Sibylla was in wonderful health now, and at the best of her looks.

    Double Harness

    Anthony Hope

  • Sibylla did listen; it was easier to do that than to talk on the subject herself.

    Double Harness

    Anthony Hope