OTHER WORDS FROM ThebesThe·ba·ic [thi-bey-ik], /θɪˈbeɪ ɪk/, adjectiveThe·ban [thee-buhn], /ˈθi bən/, adjective, noun
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How to use Thebes in a sentence
In this account, the sister of Dorotheos, an Egyptian hermit from Thebes, becomes pregnant while possessed by a demon.
Thebes was a single, enormous tomb; his past lay buried there; from the solemn, mournful, desolate hills he had escaped.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
"Silver and—gold," she murmured, looking into the radiant distance where Thebes lay cradled in the arms of the sun-god.
They had landed at a point that lay to the south of Thebes, and now seemed to be making for Medinat-Habu.
Ipomedon, Hippomedon; one of the seven chiefs who engaged in the war against Thebes.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
But it is precisely what Pronomus of Thebes is said to have done for the music of the flute (supra, p. 38).The Modes of Ancient Greek Music|David Binning Monro