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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"

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

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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

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