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Xanthe

[ zan-thee ]

noun

  1. a female given name.


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Xanthe laughed merrily, turned her back on the children, and went slowly down into the valley.

Silently he rendered her service after service; but, unfortunately, at this hour Xanthe was not disposed to acknowledge it.

One son, the handsome Phaon, has grown up under our roof, while yours shelters the lovely Xanthe.

Now go, if you choose, and offer sacrifices to Aphrodite, that she may join the hearts of Xanthe and Phaon.

"And move through life like a cart creaping down into the valley with drags on the wheels," interrupted Xanthe.

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