Memphian

Memphian

(ˈmɛmfɪən)
adj
(Historical Terms) of or relating to ancient Memphis or its inhabitants
n
(Peoples) an inhabitant or native of ancient Memphis
References in classic literature ?
And here let those Who boast in mortal things, and wondring tell Of BABEL, and the works of MEMPHIAN Kings, Learn how thir greatest Monuments of Fame, And Strength and Art are easily outdone By Spirits reprobate, and in an hour What in an age they with incessant toyle And hands innumerable scarce perform Nigh on the Plain in many cells prepar'd, That underneath had veins of liquid fire Sluc'd from the Lake, a second multitude With wondrous Art founded the massie Ore, Severing each kinde, and scum'd the Bullion dross: A third as soon had form'd within the ground A various mould, and from the boyling cells By strange conveyance fill'd each hollow nook, As in an Organ from one blast of wind To many a row of Pipes the sound-board breaths.
Further evidence of the dynamic and shifting aspects of language occurs at the end of the mower sequence as the mown fields are compared to a battlefield, dancing women to fairies, and the stacked hay to Memphian pyramids.
They would probably take that doll with them to the movies at the Memphian and squirt people sitting in the rows in front of them, and go "Heh, heh, heh" to each other in the dark when the people swatted at their heads and shoulders.
Thompson is a native Memphian, who attended Georgetown Preparatory School in Washington, D.
Brown a month ago and are already receiving great feedback from customers," said Bruce Taub, a former Memphian and president of The Fat Cat Beer Company.
Gotti's voice is definitively Memphian, like many locals he tends to drop rolling Rs into certain words -- Cocaine Merrsic.
18) Married to a Memphian, I have visited Graceland
Trevon Clark, a 32-year-old Memphian, prefers to give books, and handmade gifts or baked goods can be cherished and cost-effective gift options.
STILL ONLY in his mid-'20s, Memphian Jay Reatard has already amassed a prodigious body of work--with enough albums and side projects under his belt to make even Billy Childish proud.
They will be the audience when the winner performs at The Memphian, a theatre Elvis used to rent after hours to screen movies for his family and friends.
With even the opposition uninterested in challenging his methods, it seems clear Binford's positions fell within the white Memphian consensus.