The lioness is about a foot less.
a broad semicircular pectoral surmounted by the head of a lioness, and on the left arm a basket.
My great dog Lioness goes with us when we ride to protect us.
In 1622 the " Leeuwin," or " Lioness," made some discoveries on the south-west coast; and during the following year the yachts " Pera " and " Arnheim " explored the shores of the Gulf of Carpentaria.
I should like to call her Lioness, for your dog.
The sistrum consists of a metal frame in the shape of an egg, fastened to a handle, frequently surmounted by a grotesque head or by a figure of the sacred lioness Sekhet.
- Lion and Lioness (Fells leo).
At all events the lion remains with the lioness while the cubs are young and helpless, and assists in providing her and them with food, and in educating them in the art of providing for themselves.
Numerous animals were sacred to her, and at Syracuse all kinds of wild beasts, including a lioness, were carried in procession in her honour.
loca ier animal shajies particularly affected by goddesses were this se of a lioness (Sakhmi, Pakhe) or a cow (Hathor, Isis).
lioness cub, found in Yakoub's house.
Ubasti was one of many feline goddesses, figured with the head of a lioness.
Feminine names of living things are formed from the masculine by the addition of -es, as brenin, " king," brenhines, " queen "; llew, " lion," llewes, " lioness."
Then, in the beam of his flashlight, a mere five meters away, he saw a lioness.
We had half-expected this wild-born lioness to make a dash for cover.
The pet lioness of the former President of the country, Charles Taylor, should leave.
I stayed with her for a while, she really is a beautiful lioness.
What was wanted was not a man but a woman; a real lioness, to work for the Indians, women specially.
lioness goddess, and was the goddess of fire, cats, of the home, and pregnant women.
Their natural ferocity and powerful armature are sometimes turned upon one another; combats, often mortal, occur among male lions under the influence of jealousy; and Andersson relates an instance of a quarrel between a hungry lion and lioness over the carcase of an antelope which they had just killed, and which did not seem sufficient for the appetite of both, ending in the lion not only killing, but devouring his mate.
How I wish I could see my own donkey and my dear Lioness!
If Victoria's secret is the pussycat, Malibu is the lioness.
Serengeti Soul is a majestic beach towel that features a lion and a lioness lounging on a rock in the foreground of the towel.
She usually appears in human form with the head of a lioness or as a simple stylized cat.
If you're a man who wants to release your special lady's inner lioness, make sure you're familiar with her style and don't buy her something solely for your viewing pleasure.
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