Usage examples for Fabia

  1. Fabia was a woman of rank. – Plutarch's Lives Volume III. by Plutarch
  2. 238, son of Gordianus Africanus and Fabia Orestella, great- granddaughter of Antoninus Pius. – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare
  3. The elder Fabia, perceiving her sister's surprise, took the opportunity of administering a rap on the knuckles, through the medium of the knocker, and observed, that if the latter had not married a low plebeian, she would have been accustomed to hearing her own husband knock as loud, instead of being obliged to knock under. – The Comic History of Rome by Gilbert Abbott Becket
  4. The vanity of Fabia had received a blow which had deprived her of sense; and the effect of the knocking at the door had been so stunning, that she could scarcely call her head her own. – The Comic History of Rome by Gilbert Abbott Becket
  5. Fabia, in the same year, was justly treated. – The Unwilling Vestal by Edward Lucas White
  6. The mother of Terentia must have married a Fabius, by whom she had this Fabia, the half sister of Terentia. – Plutarch's Lives Volume III. by Plutarch