Xanthippe in a sentence

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How to use xanthippe in a sentence. Xanthippe pronunciation.

The world had not stood still since Socrates had requested some one to take Xanthippe home, lest he be burdened by her sympathy in his last moments.
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Xanthippe, Socratis philosophi uxor, admodum morosa et litigiosa fuisse fertur, irisque muliebribus per diem perque noctem scatebat.
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It is said that Xanthippe was the wife of Socrates the philosopher.
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Socrates had a very bad-tempered wife, Xanthippe by name.
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Alcibiades, the friend of Socrates, wondered at Xanthippe, the quarrelsome wife of that philosopher.
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Examples of Xanthippe

Example #1
Aspasia was obliged to be a courtesan in order to become educated and to frequent cultivated society[184]; Sulpicia was a noble matron in good standing.
Example #2
Seneca addresses a _Dialogue on Consolation_ to one Marcia; such an idea would have made the hair of any Athenian gentleman in the time of Socrates stand on end.
Example #3
Rem hercle mirandam Aristoteles et Plutarchus dicunt.
Example #4
The palm has been made the emblem of victory, because its wood does not yield, when heavy weights are placed upon it.
Example #5
Socrates had a very bad-tempered wife, Xanthippe by name.
Example #6
This tree was made by the Greeks the emblem of victory.