Sentence Examples with the word Alcinous

Yet in several respects the conditions under which the singer finds himself in the house of a chieftain like Odysseus or Alcinous are more in harmony with the character of Homeric poetry than those of the later rhapsodic contests.

Scheria was identified in very early times with Corcyra, where Alcinous was reverenced as a hero.

The gardens and palace of Alcinous and the wonderful ships of the Phaeacian mariners were famous in antiquity.