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 Xantip’pe or Xanthip’pe (3 syl.).Xerx’es (2 syl.). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Xenoc’rats.
 
A disciple of Plato, noted for his continence and contempt of wealth. (B.C. 396–314.)   1
       
“Warmed by such youthful beauty, the severe
Xenocrates would not have more been chaste.”
       
Orlando Furioso, xi. 8.
 


 Xantip’pe or Xanthip’pe (3 syl.).Xerx’es (2 syl.). 

 
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