Sacripant

Sacripant

noisy braggart. [Ital. Lit.: Secchia Rapita, Brewer Handbook, 945]
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In The History of Orlando Furioso, Orlando remains the representative of the homeland, the norm, as he does in Ariosto's work; however, Greene changes the geographical origin of Ariosto's other characters so that each country, old and new, has one representative: Marsilius, Emperor of Africa; the Soldan of Egypt; Rodomont, king of Cuba; Mandricard, King of Mexico; Brandimart, King of the Isles; and Sacripant, a Saracen (Arab).
We stand for realities present, not futures sentimental or pasts sacripant.
Je l'avais trouvee charmante dans son demi-travesti, un soir qu'elle jouait Miss Sacripant ;[.
And while vainly pursuing his quest hither and thither, full of care and anxiety, he came across Ferrau, Brandimart, King Gradasso, and King Sacripant and other knights who were also searching high and low, pursuing a quest as fruitless as his own.
The Machiavel Sacripant, who intends to pluck both Angelica and the crown from the weakened victor, gleefully commands 'sweet Reuenge' to 'incense their angrie mindes" [1.
70) of many of the characters, the novel's final 'bal de tetes', Odette as both Miss Sacripant and Botticelli painting, the moving beauty spot of the 'deesse a plusieurs tetes' (p.
For example, as a boy at his uncle's house, Marcel sees a woman in a rose dress who, in due course, becomes Miss Sacripant, then Odette de Crecy, Madame Swann, and Madame de Forcheville.
They are overtaken by Rinaldo, who battles with Sacripant and splinters his shield.
In this circuitous manner, the myth of Genesis works its way through to Miss Sacripant.
Les paysans qui haissaient notre famille faisaient une exception pour ce petit sacripant (Jean) qui s'essayait a leur parler creole et promenait les mains sur leurs tambours gwoka.
cette mauvaise peinture: sacripant, un rose sacripant.
Les gens de la Guadeloupe ont une mauvaise idee de la Desirade a cause des sacripants et des lepreux qu'on y envoyait dans le temps et aussi, parce que rien n'y pousse.