Origin of Tellus
Words nearby Tellus
How to use Tellus in a sentence
Her request was granted, and Tellus at the proper time brought to light the two boys.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
The worship of the earth (Tellus or Pales) and of the various heavenly bodies, was prolonged into the heart of Polytheism.August Comte and Positivism|John-Stuart Mill
There is the classical transcript, “the varied earth,” dædala tellus.Alfred Tennyson|Andrew Lang
Come, put on your highest power now, and let us seem to pay good old Tellus a visit!
Tellus denotes the earth as a whole, as the centre of the universe, as a goddess, in opp.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein