Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Ce’res (2 syl.).

 Cer’emony.Cerin’thians. 
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ce’res (2 syl.).
 
Corn. Ceres was the Roman name of Mother-Earth, the protectress of agriculture and of all the fruits of the earth.   1
       
“Dark frowning heaths grow bright with Ceres’ store.”
       
Thomson: Castle of Indolence, ii. 27.
 


 Cer’emony.Cerin’thians. 

 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors