bacchus bacchus  /ˈbæ kɪs/


  • (n) (classical mythology) god of wine; equivalent of Dionysus


  1. Shooting Reported at Gas Station

    Police officers responded to a report of a shooting at a National City gas station Wednesday night. Photo Credit: Danya Bacchus
    on June 20, 2013     Source: NBC San Diego

  2. Cafe Bacchus Holds Benefit in Support of 10-Month-Old Baby

    On Thursday, we introduced you to 10-month-old Noah Wright, who contracted Group B Strep Meningitis at his premature birth and has since had three brain surgeries. More than 100 people came out to Café Bacchus in Morgantown on Friday night in support of Noah and his family.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WBOY Clarksburg


  1. "I guess when Rod Marsh went and coached the academy in England and I saw Rod Marsh in an England tracksuit, if I could see Bacchus in it then I could see anyone in it," Langer said. "It's a professional world and a professional set-up today,...
    on Jan 9, 2009 By: Justin Langer Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "Bacchus is the Gene Hunt character, I suppose, but without being that small-minded. I think Gently sees the potential within him and tries to mould him to be a better policeman," said Lee. "That's the interesting relationship between them;...
    on Apr 29, 2009 By: Lee Ingleby Source: Aberdeen Press and Journal

  3. "I thank the gods, possibly Bacchus or Dionysus, for having been kind to us. Perhaps it was God with a capital G," says Neill.
    on Apr 24, 2010 By: Sam Neill Source: Vancouver Sun

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