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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...
- The ancient legend of Orpheus and Eurydice concerns the fateful love of Orpheus of Thrace, son of Apollo and the muse Calliope, for the beautiful Eurydice...
- Orpheus Seasons Samba With Rap". Retrieved 2018-10-02. Black Orpheus on IMDb Black Orpheus at AllMovie Black Orpheus at Rotten Tomatoes Black Orpheus...
- health science faculties and institutions. ORPHEUS is dedicated to the development of standards for the PhD. ORPHEUS was established in April 2004 with a European...
- Hadestown tells a version of the ancient Gr**** myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, where Orpheus journeys to the underworld to rescue his fiancée Eurydice...
- Orpheus (1950) and Testament of Orpheus (1960). Set in contemporary Paris, the story of the film is a variation of the cl****ic Gr**** myth of Orpheus....
- Orpheus was a legendary figure in Gr**** mythology, chief among poets and musicians. Orpheus may also be: Orpheus (ballet), George Balanchine's 1948 ballet...
- Orphée et Eurydice; English: Orpheus and Eurydice) is an opera composed by Christoph Willibald Gluck, based on the myth of Orpheus and set to a libretto by...
- of color film spliced in. Testament of Orpheus on IMDb Testament of Orpheus at AllMovie Testament of Orpheus an essay by Jean Cocteau at the Criterion...
- Black Orpheus may refer to: Black Orpheus, a 1959 film directed by Marcel Camus Black Orpheus (album), a 2003 album by Keziah Jones. 2004 version: Black...
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