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Definition of Orpheus

Orpheus
Orpheus Or"phe*us, n. [L. Orpheus, Gr. ?.] (Gr. Myth.) The famous mythic Thracian poet, son of the Muse Calliope, and husband of Eurydice. He is reputed to have had power to entrance beasts and inanimate objects by the music of his lyre.

Meaning of Orpheus from wikipedia

- Shrines containing purported relics of Orpheus were regarded as oracles. Several etymologies for the name Orpheus have been proposed. A probable suggestion...
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- The ancient legend of Orpheus and Eurydice (Gr****: Ὀρφεύς καί Εὐρυδίκη, Orpheus kai Eurydikē) concerns the fateful love of Orpheus of Thrace for the beautiful...
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- Orpheus was a legendary figure in Gr**** mythology, chief among poets and musicians. Orpheus may also be: Orpheus (ballet), George Balanchine's 1948 ballet...
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