Origin of talaria
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How to use talaria in a sentence
As messenger of the gods he wears the Petasus and Talaria, and bears in his hand the Caduceus or herald's staff.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome|E.M. Berens
He was presented by the King of Heaven with a winged cap, called petasus, and with wings for his feet, called talaria.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
Of motion is often born inspiration—Hermes, god of oratory, is represented with petasus and talaria—and I am enjoying motion.Romantic Spain|John Augustus O'Shea
Talaria, wings attached to the ankles or sandals of Mercury as the messenger of the gods.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
I take numeris as a dative; no close parallel presents itself, but compare Aen IV 239-40 'pedibus talaria nectit / aurea'.