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Definition of Memnon

Memnon
Memnon Mem"non, n. [L., from Gr. ?, lit., the Steadfast, Resolute, the son of Tithonus and Aurora, and king of the Ethiopians, killed by Achilles.] (Antiq.) A celebrated Egyptian statue near Thebes, said to have the property of emitting a harplike sound at sunrise.

Meaning of Memnon from wikipedia

- In Gr**** mythology, Memnon (/ˈmɛmnən/; Ancient Gr****: Μέμνων) was a king of Ethiopia and son of Tithonus and Eos. As a warrior he was considered to be...
- The Colossi of Memnon (Arabic: el-Colossat or es-Salamat) are two m****ive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned in Egypt during the Eighteenth...
- Memnon may refer to: Memnon (mythology), a king who led an army that fought on the side of the Trojans in the Trojan War Memnon of Rhodes (380–333 BC)...
- Rhodes Memnon of Rhodes (Gr****: Μέμνων ὁ Ῥόδιος; c. 380 – 333 BC) was a prominent Rhodian Gr**** commander in the service of the Persian Achaemenid Empire...
- King Pheron of the free tribes to kill Memnon's sorcerer for twenty blood rubies. The Akkadians sneak into Memnon's camp only to grapple with the guards...
- The Younger Memnon is an Ancient Egyptian statue, one of two colossal granite heads from the Ramesseum mortuary temple in Thebes, Upper Egypt. It depicts...
- Nestorius on Memnon. Memnon hosted the second session of the Council in his episcopal palace and at the fourth session Cyril and Memnon presented a formal...
- Papilio memnon, the great Mormon, is a large butterfly native to southern Asia that belongs to the swallowtail family. It is widely distributed and has...
- 'Memnon', Scott Oden's second novel, tells the story of Memnon of Rhodes and his role in opposing Alexander the Great's conquest of Persia. This novel...
- goddess of justice, Astrae ("starry one"). Her other notable offspring were Memnon and Emathion by the Trojan prince, Tithonus. Sometimes, Hesperus, Phaethon...
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