Definition of Afflatus. Meaning of Afflatus. Synonyms of Afflatus

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Definition of Afflatus

Afflatus
Afflatus Af*fla"tus, n. [L., fr. afflare. See Afflation.] 1. A breath or blast of wind. 2. A divine impartation of knowledge; supernatural impulse; inspiration. A poet writing against his genius will be like a prophet without his afflatus. --Spence.

Meaning of Afflatus from wikipedia

- Afflatus is a Latin term that was derived from Cicero in De Natura Deorum, ("The Nature of the Gods") and has been translated as "inspiration". Cicero's...
- General concepts Related artistic concepts Originality Artistic inspiration Afflatus Genius (literature) Genre Genre studies Parody adverti****t In-joke Tribute...
- infliction, inflictive, profligate flō fl- flav- flat- blow afflation, afflatus, conflate, conflation, deflate, deflation, efflate, efflation, exsufflate...
- in poets and painters. The musical model was satirized, along with the afflatus, and "fancy" models of inspiration, by Jonathan Swift in A Tale of a Tub...
- "Divino afflatu" et subsequentium S.R.C. Decretorum (Additions and alterations to the Rubrics of the Missal in line with the Bull Divino afflatu and the...
- of inspiration and poetic ability from a belief in an external source (afflatus, or divine infection, and poetic phrenzy, or divine madness) and an internal...
- when the Pythoness ascended into the tripod, and, filled with the divine afflatus which at least the latter ages believed to ascend in vapour from a fissure...
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- "Divino afflatu" et subsequentium S.R.C. Decretorum (Additions and alterations to the Rubrics of the Missal in line with the Bull Divino afflatu and the...
- "Divino afflatu" et subsequentium S.R.C. decretorum (Additions and Variations to the Rubrics of the Missal in accordance with the Bull Divino afflatu and...
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