from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Greek Mythology Of or relating to Delphi, the temple of Apollo at Delphi, or its oracle.
- adj. Of or relating to the Pythian games.
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- adj. a native or inhabitant of Delphi
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to Delphi, to the temple of Apollo, or to the priestess of Apollo, who delivered oracles at Delphi.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to Delphi, or to the priestess of Apollo at Delphi, who there delivered oracles.
The popularity of the athletic contests at Olympia grew so great that in the first half of the sixth century games were added at Delphi the so-called Pythian Games as well as at Nemea and the Isthmus of Corinth.
Whence now the place is named Pytho, and men call the Prince "Pythian" for that deed, for even there the might of the swift sun made corrupt the monster.
Embracing third-party servicers such as Pythian "is a statement of confidence in that they're having enough successful implementations."
The Pythian was a downtown oasis of offices and meeting spaces for black professionals, clubs, night classes and social events.
The Pythian Temple's brickwork catches the golden glint.
A researcher friend in Birmingham had uncovered a few details about what happened that night in the Pythian Temple.
There was no room for the Pythian in this picture.
Her father, then 20, fresh out of the Navy, slim and jaunty with his discharge papers in his pocket, was on his way across the lobby of the Pythian, accompanied by one of his five brothers and a friend.
Another great twist provided by the Pythian Prophecy.
While the writers never let go of the idea that Laura Roslin was the dying leader mentioned in the Pythian prophecies (and, yes, Green did refer specifically to the Pythian prophecies, which was about the point I started planning to bake thingsfor him), they did eventually toss around all of the other possibilities (Starbuck, Bill Adama, the Galactica herself, etc.) before letting each of those go and returning to Laura.