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Definition of the noun Alpheus

What does Alpheus mean as a name of something?

Alpheus is a genus of Alpheidae, described by Fabricius in 1798.

Alpheus is a genus of Alpheidae, described by Weber in 1795.

Alpheus is a kind of Animalia, described by Weber in 1795.

Place

Alpheus a.k.a. Alpheus, West Virginia: Alpheus is an unincorporated community in McDowell County, West Virginia.

Miscellanea

Alpheus or Alpheios, was in Greek mythology a river and river-god.

Phrases with Alpheus

  1. Alpheus Doto
  2. Alpheus Inca
  3. Alpheus Naos
  4. Alpheus Nipa
  5. Alpheus Umbo
  6. Alpheus Alope
  7. Alpheus Arnoa
  8. Alpheus belli
  9. Alpheus Danae
  10. Alpheus Doris
  11. Alpheus Fagei
  12. Alpheus Hamus
  13. Alpheus Hebes
  14. Alpheus heeia
  15. Alpheus Labis
  16. Alpheus Latus
  17. Alpheus Minor
  18. Alpheus Minus
  19. Alpheus Mitis
  20. Alpheus Poeyi

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Google previewTranslation (1898)

by Pausanias

The river Alpheus is the boundary between the lands of Lacedaemon and Tegea. Its water rises at Phylace, but not far from its source it is joined by another water from a number of small springs, and so the place has got the name of Symbola ...

Google previewP. V. M. Georgicon Lib. III. et IV. ... With English explanatory notes ... By D. B. Hickie, etc (1843)

by Virgil, D. B. HICKIE

Alpheus is a river of Peloponnesus, ...

Google previewPausanias's Description of Greece (2012)

by Pausanias, James George Frazer

The river Alpheus is the boundary between the lands of Lacedaemon and Tegea. Its water rises at Phylace, but not far from its source it is joined by another water from a number of small springs, and so the place has got the name of Symbola ...

Google previewA genealogical, chronological, historical and topographical exposition of the tenth chapter of Genesis (1837)

by William Parkin

The Alpheus is the chief river of Peloponnesus (Morea), which rises in Arcadia, and flows through Elis to the sea, receiving in its course the rivers Helosom, Ladon, Ery- manthus, Cladeus, &c. and numerous smaller streams. It is now called ...

Google previewAdvanced Software Engineering: Expanding the Frontiers of Software Technology (2006)

IFIP 19th World Computer Congress, First International Workshop on Advanced Software Engineering, August 25, 2006, Santiago, Chile by Sergio F. Ochoa, Gruia-Catalin Roman

Alpheus is a visual development tool which instantiates a reflective framework. With this tool it is possible to specify all the components of an aspect-oriented application and then automatically generate the corresponding code. It also provides ...

Google previewOutlines of History (1854)

Illustrated by Numerous Geographical and Historical Notes and Maps: Embracing: Part I.- Ancient History. Part II.- Modern History. Part III.- Outlines of the Philosophy of History by Marcius Willson

The Alpheus is the principal river of Arcadia. Tegea and Mautinea were its principal cities.

Google previewThe Broadview Anthology of Seventeenth-Century Verse (2001)

by Alan Rudrum, Joseph Black, Holly Faith Nelson

Alpheus is the god of one of the rivers of Arcadia.

Google previewOn the Application of Interference Methods to Astronomical Measurements (1894)

One of the most remarkable results of our study of the various species of the genus Alpheus is the discovery that, while there is such a general similarity as we might expect between the larval stages of the different species, the individuals of a ...

Google preview... Circulars (1889)

Oue of the most remarkable results of our study of the various species of the genus Alpheus is the discovery that, while there is such a general similarity as we might expect between the larval stages of the different species, the individuals of a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels (2015)

by Hastings, James

Alpheus wasthe husband ofMary, believed to have been sister tothe motherof Christ; forwhich reason, James is called theLord's brother; but the termbrother istoo generalin its application tofixtheir relation thoughthe fact is probable. Many are ...

Google previewBiblical and Theological Bible Dictionary (2015)

by Watson, Richard

Alpheus wasthe husband ofMary, believed to have been sister tothe motherof Christ; forwhich reason, James is called theLord's brother; but the termbrother istoo generalin its application tofixtheir relation thoughthe fact is probable. Many are ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Alpheus, in Ancient Geography, now Alpheo, a river of Peloponnessus, which rises in Arcadia, and falls into the Ionian sea below Oiympia. The nymph Are- thusa having excited the admiration of the god of this river, was closely pursued by ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology (2013)

by Theresa Bane

Alpheus When not in its newt form, this fairy was completely invisible and unable to be detected until it was too late to help the victim. In Douglas Hyde's Beside the F ire, one victim was able to rid himself of the fey by eating great quantizes of ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

ALPHEUS, in Ancient Geography, a name sometimes given to Pisa, in Etruria, which was sup osed to have been built by the JElians, who came om the banks of the Alpheus. ALPH'EUS, in Ancient Geography, now Alpheo, a river of Pelo ...

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2001)

by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer

Alpheus. and. Arethusa. Althaea's. Brand. Xrra Til, 31, contain* all U>e letters of Uu English language, preeumlng 1 and / to be identical. Even the Italian alphabet la capable of more than seventeen trillion combination* ; that la. 17 followed by ...

Google previewLondon encyclopaedia; or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature and practical mechanics (1829)

comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge by Thomas Tegg

Elis forms a maritime province of twenty leagues in extent, watered by the rivers Peneus, Alpheus, and Meda, and divided by mount PholoC and other mountains from Arcadia. The Alpheus has lost even its poetical name, and is now called the ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1P3H4E1U1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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