Scythian
[pron: 'sithian] someone from Scythia, ancient region of E Europe; people known for pitilessness
1H6 II.iii.6[Countess to herself] I shall as famous be by this exploit / As Scythian Tomyris by Cyrus' death
E3 II.i.72[King Edward to Lodowick, of writing about tears] make a flint-heart Scythian pitiful
KL I.i.116[Lear to Cordelia] The barbarous Scythian
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