Periander [per-ee-an-der] Examples noun
- died 585 b.c., tyrant of Corinth.
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Periander knit his brows, and looked daggers at his courtiers.
For this cause it was that Periander took vengeance on those of Corcyra.
Said Periander, “Hesiod might as well have kept his breath to cool his pottage.”
The messenger returned to Periander, and related what had occurred.
Periander has gained new honors by this admirable piece of work.