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Definition of Narcissus
NarcissusNarcissus Nar*cis"sus, n.; pl. Narcissuses. [L. narcissus,
and (personified) Narcissus, Gr. na`rkissos, Na`rkissos, fr.
na`rkh torpor, in allusion to the narcotic properties of the
flower. Cf. Narcotic.]
1. (Bot.) A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome
flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed
perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of
2. (Classical Myth.) A beautiful youth fabled to have been
enamored of his own image as seen in a fountain, and to
have been changed into the flower called Narcissus.
Meaning of Narcissus from wikipedia
(plant), a genus containing daffodils
and others Narcissus
(mythology), Gr**** mythological character Narcissus
- In Gr**** mythology, Narcissus
Gr****: Νάρκισσος Nárkissos) was a hunter
is a genus
of predominantly spring flowering perennial plants
of the amaryllis
family, Amaryllidaceae. Various common names including
- Black Narcissus
is a 1947 British psychological drama
film written, produced, and directed
by Michael Powell
Pressburger, and starring
- Echo and Narcissus
is a myth from Ovid's Metamorphoses, a Roman mythological
epic from the Augustan
Age. The introduction
of the myth of the mountain...
(1937) is an oil-on-canvas painting
by the Spanish surrealist Salvador
Dalí. Originally titled
Métamorphose de Narcisse, this...
- The **** of the "Narcissus
": A Tale of the Forecastle
A Tale of the Sea), first published
in the United States
as The Children...
is a painting
by the Italian Baroque master
Caravaggio, painted circa
1597–1599. It is housed
in the Galleria
****onale d'Arte Antica
(b. 2nd century
C.E.) was a Roman
a wrestler, from the 2nd century
AD. He ********inated the Roman Emperor Commodus
in 192 AD...
- Narcissus pseudonarcissus
as wild daffodil
or Lent lily) (Welsh: Cennin
Pedr) is a perennial flowering
plant. This species
has pale yellow...
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