Danaus sentence example
- DANAUS, in Greek legend, son of Belus, king of Egypt, and twin-brother of Aegyptus.
- Being unable to find suitors for the other daughters, Danaus offered them in marriage to the youths of the district who proved themselves victorious in racing contests (Pindar, Pythia, ix.
- According to another story, Lynceus slew Danaus and his daughters and seized the throne of Argos (schol.
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- In the meantime the fifty sons of Aegyptus arrived in Argos, and Danaus was obliged to consent to their marriage with his daughters.Advertisement