Perseid sentence example
- The Perseid Alcmena, wife of Amphitryon of Tiryns, was Hercules' mother, Zeus his father.
- After his father he is often called Amphitryoniades, and also Alcides, after the Perseid Alcaeus, father of Amphitryon.
- Schiaparelli's announcement that the orbit of the bright comet of 1862 agreed strictly with the elliptic ring formed by the circulating Perseid meteors; and three other cases of close coincidence were soon afterwards brought to light.
- Come wrapped up warmly to watch the annual Perseid meteor shower.