a patronymic for any of the descendants of Aeacus, as Achilles, Peleus, and Telamon.
a judge in Hades, a son of Zeus and grandfather of Achilles. Historical Examples The counsel for the defence tries to reply; but Aeacus, who is the soul of justice, will not have it. Apocolocyntosis Lucius Seneca In Aegina, Hypereides and the others had been taken from the shrine of Aeacus. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, […]
the island inhabited by . (def 1). Historical Examples With this word in his mind, Odysseus departed and came once more to Aeaea. Old Greek Folk Stories Told Anew Josephine Preston Peabody There in Aeaea the voyagers stayed a year before Circe would let them go. Old Greek Folk Stories Told Anew Josephine Preston Peabody […]
a combination of and : Athenaean.
. additional extended coverage. Contemporary Examples The amounts of “material unaccounted for” were classified by the AEC. Edward Snowden’s Whistleblowing Saga Mirrors the Karen Silkwood Case Richard Rashke July 1, 2013 Historical Examples One fast look at the map showed that the explosion was well north of the AEC testing ground limits. Make Mine Homogenized […]