Suppliant

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | News

Suppliant Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • one praying humbly for something; "a suppliant for her favors"
  • humbly entreating; "a suppliant sinner seeking forgiveness"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • one praying humbly for something; "a suppliant for her favors"

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Suppliant'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Suppliant'


  • The Suppliants: The Suppliants may refer to: The Suppliants (Aeschylus) by Aeschylus, an ancient Greek play where the Danaides seek protection from King Pelasgus The
  • The Suppliants (Aeschylus): The Suppliants (Ancient Greek: Ἱκέτιδες, Hiketides, also called The Suppliant Maidens; Latin Supplices) is a play by Aeschylus. It was probably first
  • The Suppliants (Euripides): The Suppliants (also known as The Suppliant Women, Ancient Greek: Ἱκέτιδες, Hiketides), first performed in 423 BC, is an ancient Greek play by Euripides

Words and phrases related to 'Suppliant'



Suppliant Sample Sentences in News


  • No current Suppliant news

Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Suppliant'


Search for more meaning of 'Suppliant' on the web