How to use Personifications in a sentence
The fifty daughters of Nereus, the Nereids, are personifications of the smiling, quiet sea.
He is not alone in his doings and conflicts, but has in conjunction with himself a number of genii - for the most part personifications of ethical ideas.
His first work (1804) was an attempt to show by means of their names that the giants of the Bible and of Greek mythology were personifications of natural phenomena.
In connexion with the principal object of this cult, Tantric theory has devised an elaborate system of female figures representing either special forms and personifications or attendants of the "Great Goddess."
Elsewhere we see prophets and sibyls, personifications of the theological virtues and of the sciences.Advertisement
Hadrian had spent much of his reign touring the Roman world, and some of these showed the personifications of provinces greeting him.
Beyond the Lord and his Fire, the Gathas only recognize the archangels and certain ministers of Ormazd, who are, without exception, personifications of abstract ideas.
These are probably guardian angels, standing to the churches in the same relation that the " princes " in Daniel stand to the nations; practically the " angels " are personifications of the churches.