Sentence Examples with the word Thebais

The Theban legend, which reached its fullest development in the Thebais of Statius and in Seneca, reappeared in the Roman de Thebes (the work of an unknown imitator of Benoit de Sainte-More).

The Thebais was much under the influence of the Ethiopian kingdom, and was separated politically in the troubled times of the XXIIIrd Dynasty, though the old division into Upper and Lower Egypt was resumed in the XXVIth Dynasty.

By the time of the XXVth Dynasty the cursive of the conservative Thebais had become very obscure.

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He was the god of Ethiopia and the Thebais which were antagonistic to the progressive north.