Baetylus sentence example
- The story of the baetylus, or stone swallowed by Saturn under the belief that it was his son, the Cretan Zeus, seems to cover the same idea and has been derived from the same Semitic word.
- 2 Sometimes the pillar which represents the baetylus, which seems to have been the object of worship (see A.
- What connexion can there be between a precious stone, a baetylus, as Dr Hagen has convincingly shown, and Good Friday?
- BAETYLUS (Gr.
- In Phoenician mythology, one of the sons of Uranus is named Baetylus.Advertisement