from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fish, Cepola rubescens, of the family Cepolidæ; found in European waters.
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Of fire-flame the loathly, nor long was it thenceforth
And full much would the loath one with the fire-flame pay back
The sparkle of the brilliants, and the fire-flame of the great ruby in the grip, drew him irresistibly, and he stood considering.
Midway the floor (with thatch was it strewn) burned ever the fire-flame
Nature bursts-up in fire-flame, French Revolutions and suchlike, proclaiming with terrible veracity that forged notes are forged.
Antusbyrum of the Parsees; the Hermes-fire; the Elmes-fire of the ancient Germans; the lightning of Cybele; the burning torch of Apollo; the flame on the altar of Pan; the inextinguishable fire in the temple on the Acropolis, and in that of Vesta; the fire-flame of Pluto's helm; the brilliant sparks on the hats of the Dioscuri, on the Gorgon head, the helm of Pallas, and the staff of Mercury; the πυρ ασβεστον the Egyptian Phtha, or Ra; the Grecian
We may not see the fire-flame burn as brightly when the sun shines upon it, but the flame is burning still. "