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Definition of Orphic

Orphic
Orphic Or"phic, a. [L. Orphicus, Gr. ?.] Pertaining to Orpheus; Orphean; as, Orphic hymns.

Meaning of Orphic from wikipedia

- Orphism (more rarely Orphicism; Ancient Gr****: Ὀρφικά) is the name given to a set of religious beliefs and practices originating in the ancient Gr****...
- and prophet of the so-called "Orphic" mysteries. He was credited with the composition of the Orphic Hymns and the Orphic Argonautica. Shrines containing...
- The Orphic Egg in the Ancient Gr**** Orphic tradition is the cosmic egg from which hatched the primordial hermaphroditic deity Phanes/Protogonus (variously...
- Ancient Gr****: Μηλινόη) is a chthonic nymph or goddess invoked in one of the Orphic Hymns and represented as a bringer of nightmares and madness. The name also...
- originally, perhaps the son of Hades and ****phone, later merged with the Orphic Dionysus, the son of Zeus and ****phone. In Gr**** a hunter who catches...
- The Orphic Trilogy is a series of three films directed by Jean Cocteau: The Blood of a Poet (1930) Orphée (1950) Testament of Orpheus (1960) The Criterion...
- was introduced into Gr**** mythology by the Orphic tradition; other names for this Cl****ical Gr**** Orphic concept included Ericapaeus /ˌɛrɪkəˈpiːəs/ or...
- the Orphic Hymns and the Orphic Gold Leaves demonstrate that ****phone was one of the most important deities worshiped in Orphism. In the Orphic religion...
- Orphic Signs is the second studio album by the technical death metal band Desecravity. It was released on November 15 of 2014 on Willowtip Records. Yuichi...
- point of Orphic story", Linforth, p. 307 says it is "commonly regarded as essentially and peculiarly Orphic and the very core of the Orphic religion"...
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