Trident Sentence Examples
Nereus is represented with the sceptre and trident; the Nereids are depicted as graceful maidens, lightly clad or naked, riding on tritons and dolphins.
In his hand, Neptune held a huge trident.
The Trident was CAAC's first western built short haul jet airliner.
He is generally naked; his right leg rests on a rock or the prow of a ship; he carries a trident in his hand, and is gazing in front of him, apparently out to sea; sometimes he is standing on the water, swinging his trident, or riding in his chariot over the waves, accompanied by his wife Amphitrite, the Nereids and other inhabitants of the sea.
Athena also gave the Athenians the olive-tree, which was supposed to have sprung from the bare soil of the Acropolis, when smitten by her spear, close to the horse (or spring of water) produced by the trident of Poseidon, to which he appealed in support of his claim to the lordship of Athens.Advertisement
Wilfred Tomkinson (" Phoebe," North Star," Trident," Mansfield," Whirlwind," Myngs," Velox," Morris Moorsom Melpomene, "Tempest" and "Tetrarch" to escort the force and cover it to seaward; "Termagant," "Truculent" and "Manly" to screen the Zeebrugge monitors).
From the south-west to the north-east corners of the colony is 570 m.; east 1 Concil trident.
But the Zacynthians have a special sea god, half man, half fish, who dwells under the sea, rides on dolphins or in a car drawn by dolphins, and wields a trident.
It may be due partly to the natural conformation of the rock and the differences of level, partly to the necessity of enclosing within a single building several objects of ancient sanctity, such as the mark of Poseidon's trident and the spring that arose from it, the sacred olive tree of Athena, and the tomb of Cecrops.
The cartesian parabola is a cubic curve which is also known as the trident of Newton on account of its three-pronged form.Advertisement
His attributes are the trident and the dolphin (sometimes the tunny fish.) As represented in art Poseidon resembles Zeus, but possesses less of his majestic calm, his muscles are more emphasized, and his hair is thicker and somewhat dishevelled.
So great was the esteem in which it was held, that in the early legend of the struggle between the gods of sea and land, Poseidon and Athena, for the patronage of the country, the sea-god is represented as having to retire vanquished before the giver of the olive; and at a later period the evidences of this contention were found in an ancient olive tree in the Acropolis, together with three holes in the rock, said to have been made by the trident of Poseidon, and to be connected with a salt well hard by.
In our recent policy document we state that we will retain the British nuclear deterrent, Trident.
The scrutiny therefore recommends that consideration is given to widening the remit of Operation Trident to include gun crimes on all minority ethnic communities.
Aldermaston is now required to maintain the Trident weapons system, consisting of four nuclear-armed submarines.Advertisement
This would replace both Trident and the navy's hunter-killer submarines.
Britain has 16 Trident missiles on four nuclear missile submarines.
Indeed, he might really have impaled people, if he had had a trident.
Over his shoulder are heaped the folds of a net, and he carries a trident.
In the Western Arid Transition zone the flora consists largely of the true sage brush (A rtemisia trident ata), but some tracts are covereci with forests of yellow or bull pine (Pinus ponderosa).Advertisement
This would replace both Trident and the navy 's hunter-killer submarines.
Downstream of the trident passage - pierces passage junction you come across two parallel quartz veins.
October 16th My trident driver still does n't work.
We have used the trident system as our testing ground for the ACE and aza-ACE methodology in order to assess coupling selectivities.
Pave settings are popular, as is the exclusive Trident design - a round stone in a unique triple prong setting that allows the maximum amount of light to enter the gem.Advertisement
About the foundation of Halicarnassus various traditions were current; but they agree in the main point as to its being a Dorian colony, and the figures on its coins, such as the head of Medusa, Athena and Poseidon, or the trident, support the statement that the mother cities were Troezen and Argos.
In the north portico a square hole in the floor, with a corresponding hole in the roof above it, must have given access to another sacred object, the mark of Poseidon's trident in the rock.