alcinous knew in his heart what she really meant, but he answered her with no unseemly jest.
Agriculture is present, also horticulture, which the garden of alcinous presupposes.
At an assembly alcinous consulted with his counsellors about Odysseus; all agreed to help in providing him with a ship and rowers.
Such noble gifts the heavens had given to alcinous the wise.
But lordly alcinous checked them amid their eagerness for war.
Be joyful in your house with your children and your people, and alcinous the King.'
With that word she vanished from his sight, and left him standing at the gates of alcinous.
Such, then, were the splendours with which the gods had endowed the house of king alcinous.
She listened kindly to him and begged alcinous give him welcome.
alcinous observed his emotion, and called to Demodocus to cease his song.