amalthaea


amalthaea
(0) амалтея; амалфея

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  • Amalthaea — or Amalthea [am΄əl thē′ə] n. [L < Gr Amaltheia] Gr. & Rom. Myth. the goat that nurses Zeus (Jupiter): one of its horns is called the CORNUCOPIA …   English World dictionary

  • Amalthaea — /am euhl thee euh/, n. Class. Myth. a nymph who brought up the infant Zeus on the milk of a goat: in some versions she is the goat rather than a nymph. Also, Amalthea. * * * ▪ Greek nymph       in Greek (originally Cretan) mythology, the foster… …   Universalium

  • Amalthaea — /am euhl thee euh/, n. Class. Myth. a nymph who brought up the infant Zeus on the milk of a goat: in some versions she is the goat rather than a nymph. Also, Amalthea …   Useful english dictionary

  • cornucopia — cornucopian, adj. cornucopiate /kawr neuh koh pee it/, adj. /kawr neuh koh pee euh, nyeuh /, n. 1. Class. Myth. a horn containing food, drink, etc., in endless supply, said to have been a horn of the goat Amalthaea. 2. a representation of this… …   Universalium

  • Iolaire — Die HMS Iolaire im Jahr 1908 Die HMY Iolaire war ein 634 Tonnen (BRT) schweres gepanzertes Dampfschiff mit Klipperbug der Admiralty of England, das am 1. Januar 1919 bei einer Truppenrückführung im Seegebiet der Meerenge The Minch (Schottland …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amalthea — /am euhl thee euh/ 1. Class. Myth. Amalthaea. 2. Astron. a small natural satellite of the planet Jupiter. * * * ▪ satellite of Jupiter  small, potato shaped moon of the planet Jupiter and the only Jovian satellite other than the four discovered… …   Universalium

  • Zeus — /zoohs/, n. the supreme deity of the ancient Greeks, a son of Cronus and Rhea, brother of Demeter, Hades, Hera, Hestia, and Poseidon, and father of a number of gods, demigods, and mortals; the god of the heavens, identified by the Romans with… …   Universalium

  • AEGIS — I. AEGIS Atticae tribus. Pollux. Vide Aegeis. II. AEGIS scutum Iovis, ἀπὸ τῆς αἰγὸς, i. e. a capra. Nam ille a capra Amalthaea nutritus est, cuius mortuae pelle scutum suum operuit: Capram autem postea vitae restitutam, et aliâ pelle obductam… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • CUMAEA Sibylla — dicta Italica, qui ain Italia vaticinata, e Cimmeriis oriunda, locô prope Cumas Italiae. Post Troiam captam vixit, si Virgilio fides, qui illam Deiphobem vocat l. 6. Aen. v. 36. Lactant. Firm. div. Instit. l. 1. c. 6. Onuph. de Sybillis, Cumana,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • SIBYLLAE — vatiae fuêre, et numerantur a Clem. Alexand. Varrone, aliisque, de quarum nominibus postea videbimus. Unde vero Sibyllae nomen provenerit, Graeci suô more admodum nugantur. Quibusdam quasi Σιὸς βουλὴ, Iovis consilium dici. videtur, Laconum more,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Sufficiency — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sufficiency >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sufficiency sufficiency adequacy enough withal quantum sufficit satisfaction competence Sgm: N 1 no less no less GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 mediocrity medio …   English dictionary for students