Sapor

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sapor Power of affecting the organs of taste; savor; flavor; taste. "There is some sapor in all aliments."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sapor Taste; savor; relish; the power of affecting the organs of taste.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. See Savor

Usage

In literature:

The new sovereign of Persia, Artaxerxes and his son Sapor, had triumphed (as we have already seen) over the house of Arsaces.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 1" by Edward Gibbon
But the prudent Sapor had watched the moment of victory.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 2" by Edward Gibbon
A disgraceful treaty had resigned Armenia to the ambition of Sapor; and the scale of Persia appeared to preponderate.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 3" by Edward Gibbon
The new sovereign of Persia, Artaxerxes and his son Sapor, had triumphed (as we have already seen) over the house of Arsaces.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 1" by Edward Gibbon
But the prudent Sapor had watched the moment of victory.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 2" by Edward Gibbon
A disgraceful treaty had resigned Armenia to the ambition of Sapor; and the scale of Persia appeared to preponderate.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 3" by Edward Gibbon
Now it fell out that, while she tarried there, Sapor saw her and loved her, and she loved him; for he was a handsome man and she a lovely maid.
"Balder The Beautiful, Vol. I." by Sir James George Frazer
Samuel in the presence of Shavur the king (of Persia, Sapor I, 240-273) performed the same feat with eight cups of wine.
"Hebraic Literature; Translations from the Talmud, Midrashim and Kabbala" by Various
War of Sapor with Manizen.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 7. (of 7): The Sassanian or New Persian Empire" by George Rawlinson
What were the chief events in the war between Sapor and Constantius?
"Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Rome" by Oliver Goldsmith
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In news:

Sibu's Sapor to Deliver Anchor Handler.
With a track record in delivery of smaller tugs, Sapor Shipyard of Sibu in Sarawak East Malaysia, is demonstrating an ability to build larger anchor handling tugs to meet the demands of the Malaysian petroleum industry.
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