Definition of Melancholia. Meaning of Melancholia. Synonyms of Melancholia

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Definition of Melancholia

Melancholia
Melancholia Mel`an*cho"li*a, n. [L. See Melancholy.] (Med.) A kind of mental unsoundness characterized by extreme depression of spirits, ill-grounded fears, delusions, and brooding over one particular subject or train of ideas.

Meaning of Melancholia from wikipedia

- Melancholia or melancholy (from Gr****: µέλαινα χολή melaina chole, meaning black bile) is a concept found throughout ancient, medieval and premodern medicine...
- Melancholia is a 2011 science fiction drama art film written and directed by Lars von Trier and starring Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Kiefer...
- Mourning and Melancholia (German: Trauer und Melancholie) is a 1918 work of Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis. In this essay, Freud argues...
- low mood also known as "melancholia" Major depressive disorder, a mood disorder historically called "melancholia" Melancholia (1989 film), a British-German...
- Involutional melancholia or involutional depression is a traditional name for a psychiatric disorder affecting mainly elderly or late middle-aged people...
- Melancholia is a 2008 Philippine film directed by Lav Diaz. It won the Horizons prize at the 65th Venice International Film Festival. The film is divided...
- enigmatic and gloomy winged female figure thought to be a personification of melancholia - melancholy. Holding her head in her hand, she stares past the busy...
- Melancholia is a 1532 oil on panel painting by Lucas Cranach the Elder, now in the National Gallery of Denmark in Copenhagen. The painting depicts three...
- Rukov, and Søren Pilmark. The Depression trilogy consists of Antichrist, Melancholia, and Nymphomaniac. The three films star Charlotte Gainsbourg, and deal...
- a Screen Actors Guild Award. He has also appeared in films, notably Melancholia (2011), The Legend of Tarzan (2016), and Godzilla vs. Kong (2021). Alexander...
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