Definition of Bacchanalian. Meaning of Bacchanalian. Synonyms of Bacchanalian

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Definition of Bacchanalian

Bacchanalian
Bacchanalian Bac`cha*na"li*an, a. Of or pertaining to the festival of Bacchus; relating to or given to reveling and drunkenness. Even bacchanalian madness has its charms. --Cowper.
Bacchanalian
Bacchanalian Bac`cha*na"li*an, n. A bacchanal; a drunken reveler.

Meaning of Bacchanalian from wikipedia

- cults in Rome; see Sarolta A. Takács, "Politics and Religion in the Bacchanalian Affair of 186 B.C.E" in Harvard Studies in Cl****ical Philology, Vol....
- A Bacchanalian fraternity is a fraternal society of professional or amateur aficionados of wine and perhaps other alcoholic beverages, typically promoting...
- (English: "Fraternity of Knights of the Wine-Tasting Cup") is an exclusive bacchanalian fraternity of Burgundy wine enthusiasts. It was founded in 1934. It is...
- applied to help them fly to gatherings with other witches or to experience bacchanalian carousal. Carlo Ginzburg and others have argued that flying ointments...
- with Michelozzo. This work, a p****ionate, pagan, rhythmically conceived bacchanalian dance of half-nude putti, was the forerunner of the great Cantoria, or...
- discovered in Mathura, and now in the Kolkota Indian Museum, as well as Bacchanalian scenes. Although inspired from the art of Gandhara, the portraiture of...
- City Art Gallery, where it remains. Another work by Etty, sold as A Bacchanalian Scene in 1830 and later renamed Landscape with Figures, was identified...
- Guido Ruggiero Vatican Secret Archives Mano cornuta Menocchio Roman Inquisition Tarantella Tarantism Cult of Diana Bacchanalian rites Dionysian mysteries...
- Compton later proposed that the Roman Senate had suppressed these ancient Bacchanalian rites. In 186 BC the tarantella went underground, reappearing under the...
- such as the Bagh monuments. In Cave 1, there are also four "foreign" bacchanalian groups (one now missing) at the middle of each quadrant of the elaborate...
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