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- Adoneus can refer: "Adoneus", the Latin name of the adonean or adonic (-uu --) unit of Aeolic verse "Bacchus Adoneus", a Latin epithet of the god Dionysus...
- An adonic (Latin: adoneus) is a unit of Aeolic verse, a five-syllable metrical foot consisting of a dactyl followed by a trochee. The last line of a Sapphic...
- ("giver of unmixed wine"), at Phigaleia in Arcadia. Acroreites at Sicyon. Adoneus, a rare archaism in Roman literature, a Latinised form of Adonis, used...
- worshiped by the name Acroreites. As Bacchus, he carried the Latin epithet Adoneus, "Ruler". Aegobolus, "goat killer", was the name under which he was worshiped...
- u – – pherecratean (Latin: pherecrateus): x x – u u – – (pher) reizianum (Latin: reizi****): x – u u – – (^pher) adonean (Latin: adoneus): – u u – –...
- L. Rob.) L.D. var. adoneus (A.Gray) C.L.Hitch****  = Ranunculus adoneus var. alpinus (S.Watson) C.L.Hitch****  = Ranunculus adoneus Eschscholtz's buttercup...
- acriformis, sharpleaf buttercup Ranunculus acris, tall buttercup Ranunculus adoneus, western wild buttercup Ranunculus alismifolius, plantainleaf buttercup...
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