Lamus sentence example
- In 805 the first great ransoming of Moslem prisoners took place on the banks of the little river Lamus in Cilicia.
- In the year 808 the second ransoming between the Moslems and the Greeks took place near the river Lamus.
- Their chief city was Telepylus, founded by a former king Lamus, their ruler at that time being Antiphates.
- This is a purely fanciful name, but Lamus takes us into a religious world where we can trace the origin of the legend, and observe the god of an older religion becoming the subject of fairy tales (see Lamia) in a later period.