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Definition of the noun Absalon

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Absalon is a genus of Carangidae, described by Whitley in 1937.


  1. Absalon or Axel was a Danish archbishop and statesman, who was the Bishop of Roskilde from 1158 to 1192 and Archbishop of Lund from 1178 until his death. He was the foremost politician and churchfather of Denmark in the second half of the 12th century, and was the closest advisor of King Valdemar I of Denmark. He was a key figure in the Danish policies of territorial expansion in the Baltic Sea, Europeanization in close relationship with the Holy See, and reform in the relation between the Church and the public. He combined the ideals of Gregorian Reform ideals with loyal support of a strong monarchical power.
    • born in (888 years ago) in Sorø
    • nationality: Denmark
    • died on (814 years ago) in Sorø
  2. Absalon a.k.a. Meir Eshel was a plastic artist.

There are other people with in their name, like Tom Absalon, Emilie Absalon, Julien Absalon, Absalon Gallegos, Absalon of Caesarea, Absalon Pederssøn Beyer.


  1. Absalon a.k.a. Absalón is a fictional character from the 1993 film The Beginning and the End.
  2. Absalon is a fictional film character.

Phrases with Absalon

  1. Absalon radiatus
  2. species Absalon radiatus
  3. genus Absalon
  4. Anthrax Absalon
  5. Thyridanthrax Absalon
  6. Species Anthrax Absalon
  7. Camponotus auropubens absalon
  8. Subspecies Camponotus Auropubens Absalon

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Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (2015)

by Orr, James

(Codex Vaticanus, Αβεσσα ́λωμος, Abessa ́lo ̄mos and Abessalo ̄ ̇m; Codex Alexandrinus, Absa ́lo ̄mos; the King James Version Absalon): (1) Father of Mattathias, a captain of the Jewish army (1 Macc 11:70; Ant, XIII, v, 7).

Google previewChaucer Name Dictionary (2014)

A Guide to Astrological, Biblical, Historical, Literary, and Mythological Names in the Works of Geoffrey Chaucer by Jacqueline de Weever


Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chrisholm

From Arkona Absalon proceeded by sea to Garz, in south Riigen, the political capital of the Wends, and an all but impregnable stronghold. But the unexpected fall of Arkona had terrified the garrison, which surrendered unconditionally at the ...

Google previewThe General Biographical Dictionary Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons; ... a New Ed. by Alex. Chalmers (1816)

by Alexander Chalmers

, ; Absalon, bishop of Roschild, first ...

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Small photo of Portrait view of the Bishop Absalon Statue in Copenhagen, Denmark.Small photo of Hojbro Plads Square with the equestrian statue of Bishop Absalon and St Kunsthallen Nikolaj church in Copenhagen, DenmarkSmall photo of Statue of Absalon on Hojbro square in Copenhagen, DenmarkSmall photo of Equestrian statue of Danish national hero Archbishop Absalon, founder of the city of Copenhagen in Denmark in front of the Nikolaj Church. The statue was created in 1901 by Vilhelm Bissen.Small photo of Golden Statue Of Bishop Absalon, the founder of Copenhagen, on the wall of Copenhagen City Hall. Denmark. January 05, 2013Small photo of Absalon or Axel was a Danish archbishop and statesman, who was the Bishop of Roskilde from 1158 to 1192 and Archbishop of Lund.Small photo of Absalon, founder of Copenhagen, on his horse against blue skies. More...

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Scrabble value of A1B3S1A1L1O1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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