Usage examples for Abraxas

  1. We still possess the traces of the Gnostic astrology in a number of amulets and engraved gems, with the word Abraxas or rather Abrasax and other emblems of their superstition, which they kept as charms against diseases and evil spirits. ” – History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 11 (of 12) by S. Rappoport
  2. “ Doncaster has seen in Abraxas grossulariata ova with two nuclei both undergoing maturation. ” – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  3. He had a large collection of amulets, Gnostic gems, and abraxas stones. ” – Aylwin by Theodore Watts-Dunton