Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew has been influenced in several respects (including the names Tranio and Grumio) by the Mostellaria.
Viii.) further adapted the siren for more extensive use, by the addition to Dove's instrument Helmholtz's of another chest cone), i Double taming its own fixed Siren.
In the Taming of the Shrew (I.
" in hue as hazel nuts" (Shakespeare, Taming of the Shrew, ii.
The Abyssinians are great hunters and are also clever at taming wild beasts.
Parents are free to disinherit their children; and, if a son separates from the family without his father's permission, he receives no share of the property except a gun and his wife's dowry.3 The Lapps are of necessity conservative in most of their habits, many of which can hardly have altered since the first taming of the reindeer.
Agricultural terms, the names of the metals and the word for smith are all of Scandinavian origin, and the words for "taming" and "milk" would suggest that the southern strangers taught the Lapps how to turn the reindeer to full account.
The story of Njavvisena, daughter of the Sun, is full of quaint folk-lore about the taming of the reindeer.
It may be added that an ancient gold goblet depicts the hunting and taming of the wild aurochs.