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The return of Xanthippe and his children indicates that the philosopher is not 'made of oak or rock.'Phaedo|Plato
The monologue of Xanthippe—in which she gave her candid opinion of Socrates—was, in its way, and within its limits, a masterpiece.From Capetown to Ladysmith|G. W. Steevens
Xanthippe by name, yclept also Iaia by way of jest, escapes from sorrow since her soul from the body flies.The Common People of Ancient Rome|Frank Frost Abbott
A new Xanthippe, she severely tried my Socratic patience by reiterating that I was frittering away her dowry—her dowry!The Confession of a Fool|August Strindberg
Queen Elizabeth, attended by Ophelia and Xanthippe, was walking along the river-bank.A House-Boat on the Styx|John Kendrick Bangs