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Definition of Esculapius

Esculapius
Esculapius Es`cu*la"pi*us, n. Same as [AE]sculapius.

Meaning of Esculapius from wikipedia

- Asclepius (/æsˈkliːpiəs/; Gr****: Ἀσκληπιός Asklēpiós [asklɛːpiós]; Latin: Aesculapius) or Hepius is a hero and god of medicine in ancient Gr**** religion...
- Mercury, or his caduceus, appropriate in trade, as indicating expedition. Esculapius, his Serpent and staff, or his ****, for professors of the healing art"...
- found their way down his own throat, and when he sacrificed a fowl to 'Esculapius it was usually in the form of chicken-broth for his supper." Another example...
- BC, leading the senate to build a temple to Asclepius, Latinised to 'Esculapius'. After having consulted the Sibylline Books and gained a favourable response...
- inscription to be Phoenician, and read it as an address to the Syrian Esculapius. Mr Thomas Wright maintained that it was debased Latin; he read the first...
- (The daughters of Esculapius). Paris: Robert Laffont, 1988. p.110 sqq. Joël, Constance, Les filles d’Esculape (The daughters of Esculapius). Paris: Robert...
- a Tudor arch to give more light to the main room, and the carving of Esculapius at the entrance. The mosaics are by Lluís Brú i Salelles. Good 1911–1913...
- great altitude. The most illustrious of its temples are those of Ceres, Esculapius, and Lucina. Homer, indeed, mentions many Lucinas, and introduces them...
- physicians of all time in the verse of Chaucer. Wel knew he the olde Esculapius And Deyscorides and **** Rufus, Olde Ypocras, Haly and Galyen, Serapion...
- Bk5.967-980 Neptune Bk5.981-1004 Pan Bk5.1005-1042 Bachus Bk5.1043-1058 Esculapius Bk5.1059-1082 Hercules Bk5.1083-1102 Pluto Bk5.1083-1132 Sibeles Bk5.1133-1152...
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