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male child

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the divine word of God

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of amber, feeding her wide-scattered offspring -- and about the steep Fawn mountain and rugged Etna to the isle Ortygia and the people sprung from Laestrygon who was the son of wide-reigning Poseidon.
892: He (Apollonius) followed Hesiod who thus names the island of the Sirens: `To the island Anthemoessa (Flowery) which the son of Cronos gave them.
46: Her Hippostratus (did wed), a scion of Ares, the splendid son of Phyetes, of the line of Amarynces, leader of the Epeians.
Hesiod says that she was seduced by Hippostratus the son of Amarynces and that her father Hipponous sent her from Olenus in Achaea to Oeneus because he was far away from Hellas, bidding him kill her.
81: Macareus was a son of Crinacus the son of Zeus as Hesiod says.
But the son of Atreus bade the people purify themselves; so they purified themselves and cast their filth into the sea.
Go," said he, "to the tent of Achilles, son of Peleus; take Briseis by the hand and bring her hither; if he will not give her I shall come with others and take her--which will press him harder.
Agamemnon, son of Atreus, has done me dishonour, and has robbed me of my prize by force.
Forthwith she rose as it were a grey mist out of the waves, sat down before him as he stood weeping, caressed him with her hand, and said, "My son, why are you weeping?
My son, my dear son," I exclaimed, kissing him in a transport of joy.
Since then my son has become a widower and has gone travelling.
When Ulysses got there, he said to his son and to the other two:
He said that his family came from Ithaca and that his father was Laertes, son of Arceisius.
But tell me, and tell me true, how many years is it since you entertained this guest--my unhappy son, as ever was?
I am son of king Apheidas, who is the son of Polypemon.