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Definition of the noun Ahasverus

What does Ahasverus mean as a name of something?

Ahasverus is a genus of Silvanidae, described by Gozis in 1881.

Ahasverus is a genus of Silvanidae, described by Des Gozis in 1881.

Phrases with Ahasverus

Phrases starting with the word Ahasverus:

  1. Ahasverus advena
  2. Ahasverus rectus
  3. Ahasverus Excisus
  4. Ahasverus guerini
  5. Ahasverus longulus
  6. Ahasverus striatus
  7. Ahasverus Delauneyi
  8. Ahasverus Humeralis
  9. Ahasverus musaeorum
  10. Ahasverus parviceps
  11. Ahasverus Plagiatus
  12. Ahasverus Subopacus
  13. Ahasverus angustatus
  14. Ahasverus Nausibioides

Phrases ending with the word Ahasverus:

  1. genus Ahasverus
  2. Sphex ahasverus
  3. Papilio Ahasverus
  4. species Sphex ahasverus
  5. Species Agrias Ahasverus

Other phrase containing the word Ahasverus:

  1. species Ahasverus advena

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Google previewThe Rise of Modern Mythology, 1680-1860 (1972)

by Burton Feldman, Robert D. Richardson

As Schwah points out, Quinet's epic poem Ahasverus is a signal new effort to write a French epic in the Germanic-Faustian mode, melding an enthusiasm for the Nihelungs and the Vedas.

Google previewEarly Polemical Writings (1999)

by Robert L. Perkins

Ahasverus is the supreme symbol, the avant-garde, as it were, of that new world of "cosmopolitan faces." So far this study has been preeminently exegetical. We cannot, however, avoid facing a difficult question raised for the contemporary ...

Google previewThe Continuum Encyclopedia of Symbols (2000)

by Udo Becker

Ahasverus - The symbolic figure of the "Eternal Jew" who, according to legend, must wander restlessly upon the earth until the Last Judgment. According to legend, Ahasverus is supposed to have hit Jesus at the interrogation before Caiaphas ...

Google previewThe Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters (2016)

by Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock

Julius Mosen (“Ahasverus,” 1838), Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart (“Der ewige Jude. Eine Lyrische Rhapsodie” [“The Eternal Jew: A Lyrical Rhapsody”], 1783), and Ludwig Köhler ...

Google previewThe Routledge Encyclopedia of Jewish Writers of the Twentieth Century (2004)

by Sorrel Kerbel

Selected Writings Plays Ahasverus, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Modern Jewish Culture (2004)

by Glenda Abramson

Ahasverus,” the longest ofthe Jewish poems, ends in reconciliation whenthe Wandering Jew meets Christ andis urged tojoin in a meal.That Jewish and Christian themes were equally validto Levertinis a function ofthe syncretism,the trend ...

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Frank Moore Colby, Harry Thurston Peck

In Germany may be mentioned the epic fragment Der ewige Jude of Goethe in 1774, and Die Wanderungen des Ahasverus (also fragmentary) by Zedlitz (Oe- diohte, 5th ed., Stuttgart, 1855). Other poetic versions have been made by Mosen ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

FOREIGN GRAIN-BEETLE Ahasverus advena (Waltl) [Coleoptera: Cucujidae]: A cosmopolitan pest of stored products including cereal, cocoa, copra, grain, peanuts, dried fruits, herbs, spices and roots. FGB a problem in mouldy produce at ...

Google previewThe Jewish Encyclopedia (1907)

A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Isidore Singer, Cyrus Adler

The legend first appeared in a pamphlet of four leaves entitled “Kurtze Beschreibung und Erzählung von einem Juden mit Namen Ahasverus.” This professes to have been printed at Leyden in 1602 by Christoff Crutzer, but no printer of that ...

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Scrabble value of A1H4A1S1V4E1R1U1S1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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