Serapeium

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Serapeium a temple of Serapis, esp. that near Memphis.
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Usage

In literature:

The Serapeium itself, with all its riches, does not contain them all.
"Thais" by Anatole France
Philammon meanwhile was striding desperately up the main street which led towards the Serapeium.
"Hypatia" by Charles Kingsley
The Serapeium was built on the edge of the sea, just above its level.
"Outlines of the Earth's History" by Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
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