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1) Arca'dian. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A shepherd, a fancy farmer; so called because the Arcadians were a pastoral people, and hence pastoral poetry is called Arca dic. 1 An Arcadian youth. A dunce or...

2) Arkite. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Arkite, (ar´kit) (KEY) , in the Bible, the Canaanite tribe centered around Arka or Arca, a town near the E Mediterranean Sea NE of Tripoli. Arka, called Arca Caesarea...

3) Phiga'lian Marbles. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A series of twenty-three sculptures in alto-relievo, discovered in 1812 at Phiga lia, in Arca dia, and in 1814 purchased for the British Museum. They represent the...

4) Pyroc'les and Musido'rus. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Heroes whose exploits, previous to their arrival in Arcadia, are detailed in the Arca dia of Sir Philip Sidney. 1...

5) Carya'tes or Caryat'ids. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Figures of women in Greek costume, used in architecture to support entablatures. Ca ryae, in Arca dia, sided with the Persians in the battle of Thermop ylae; in consequence...

6) arcane. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Known or understood by only a few: arcane economic theories. See synonyms at mysterious. Latin arcnus, secret, from arca, chest....

7) ark. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...commodious boat. 5. A shelter or refuge. Middle English, from Old English arc, from Germanic *arca, from Latin arca, chest....

8) Her'cules (3 syl.). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...To slay the Nem ean lion. 2 (2) To kill the Ler nean hydra. 3 (3) To catch and retain the Arca dian stag. 4 (4) To destroy the Eryman thian boar. 5 (5) To cleanse...

9) Hugh of Saint Victor. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...giving him his high place in medieval philosophy. Hugh also wrote many mystical works (e.g., Arca Noe moralis, Arca Noe mystica, De amore sponsi ad sponsam) and he...

10) arch 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...fly ball arched toward the stands. Middle English, from Old French arche, from Vulgar Latin *arca, from Latin arcus....

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