a female given name.

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Examples from the Web for xanthe

Historical Examples of xanthe

  • Ismene had a daughter herself just Xanthe's age, so it must probably have been true.

  • At that time Xanthe was still a child, but Phaon a tall lad.

  • Xanthe liked to watch the stream disappear in the myrtle-grove.

  • Shortly after the marriage of Xanthe and Phaon, Semestre went to live with her daughter.

  • The youth's composure aroused a storm of indignation in Xanthe's breast.