Usage examples for DEA

  1. " O Dea certe," murmured he, and stopped. – Pelham, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009
  2. In a low voice Duane replied to me, looking at her: " Vera incessu patuit Dea." – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers
  3. She looked like a woman with a will of her own; her head was high, her step was firm; it was of just such a walk as hers that Virgil wrote his " vera incessu patuit dea," and she made the young man in the section by himself think of that very passage as he glanced at her from under his heavy, bushy eyebrows. – The Deserter by Charles King
  4. The ceremonies connected with the phallus, and those observed in the worship of the Bona Dea, were of a nature that no virtue could withstand. – Imperial Purple by Edgar Saltus
  5. To me she was so obviously dea certe. – The Quest of the Golden Girl by Richard le Gallienne