Definition of sceptred:
- "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
- "The Midnight Queen", May Agnes Fleming.
When thus the king, with hospitable port; " Accept this welcome to the Spartan court: The waste of nature let the feast repair, Then your high lineage and your names declare; Say from what sceptred ancestry ye claim, Recorded eminent in deathless fame, For vulgar parents cannot stamp their race With signatures of such majestic grace."- "The Odyssey of Homer", Homer, translated by Alexander Pope.