Phalaris

Phalaris, a tyrant of Agrigentum, in Sicily, in the 6th century, who is said, among other cruelties, to have roasted the victims of his tyranny in a brazen bull which bears his name; the “Letters of Phalaris,” at one time ascribed to him, have been proved to be spurious.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Phalanx * Phallus
Pfäfers
Pfahlbauten
Pfalz
Pfeiffer, Ida
Pffleiderer, Otto
Pforzheim
Phædrus
Phaëthon
Phalanstery
Phalanx
Phalaris
Phallus
Pharamond
Pharaoh
Pharisees
Pharos
Pharsalia
Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart
Phelps, Samuel
Pherecydes
Phidias

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Phalaris in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable