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Definition of the noun athene

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noun - plural: -

  1. (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva
  2. a genus of Strigidae


Athene a.k.a. Athena or Athene, often given the epithet Pallas, was the goddess of wisdom, courage, inspiration, civilization, law and justice, strategic warfare, mathematics, strength, strategy, the arts, crafts, and skill in ancient Greek religion and mythology. Minerva is the Roman goddess identified with Athena.


"Athene" is a musical single of The Megaphone State.

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Phrases with Athene

Phrases starting with the word Athene:

  1. Athene brama
  2. athene noctua
  3. Athene Strenua
  4. Athene blewitti
  5. Athene brama brama
  6. Athene brama mayri
  7. Athene brama ultra
  8. Athene cunicularia

Phrases ending with the word Athene:

  1. genus athene
  2. Safia Athene
  3. pallas athene
  4. Satyrus Athene
  5. Melitaea Athene
  6. Hierodula Athene
  7. Heliconius Athene
  8. Pantoporia Athene
  9. Parnassius Athene
  10. Pyrrhogyra Athene
  11. Subspecies Athene
  12. Typhlocyba Athene

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Google previewA History of Greece (1862)

From the Earliest Period to the Close of the Generation Contemporary with Alexander the Great by George Grote

latter is an importation from Asia, but Athene is a Greek conception — the type of composed, majestic aud unrelenting force.

Athene is the constant and watchful ...

Google previewMythic Astrology Applied (2004)

Personal Healing Through the Planets by Ariel Guttman, Gail Guttman, Kenneth Johnson

Additionally, Athene is the most elevated planet and is tightly aspected to the T- square. Great, the goddesses are alive and well in this chart, but they each represent a different domain. Athene is a virgin goddess and career motivated, the ...

Google previewHomeric Whispers (2006)

Intimations of Orthodoxy in the Iliad and Odyssey by Roberto Salinas Price

and the TEMPLE OF ATHENE is that the one is a fetid place, a necropolis (hence discovered by a Dalmatian hound), and the other likewise fetid, as might be by analogy with marshes and ...

Google previewJoan of Arc (2013)

The Image of Female Heroism by Marina Warner

Athene is a virgin and is also virginborn, springing fully armed from the head of Zeus.

Google previewA Heart Afire (2010)

Stories and Teachings of the Early Hasidic Masters by Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, Netanel Miles-Yepez

Thus malkhut is also called hokhmah tata'ah, the “lower hokhmah,” just as Pallas Athene is a daughter-goddess of wisdom. And because it is written, “The end of action comes first,” the first thought is what you want to achieve, which is to say, ...

Google previewA Yeats Dictionary (1998)

Persons and Places in the Poetry of William Butler Yeats by Lester I. Conner

Artisson, Robert- Athene with Cuchulain [q.v.] and Finn [q.v.]. A traditional legend related to Arthur concerns the hunting of the white stag. Whoever could slay it had the right to kiss the fairest maiden. In Celtic lore, the stag often typifies the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

During the Quaternary, other endemic representatives of this order occurred in Sicily (Tyto mourerchauvireae, Aegolius martae, Athene trinacriae) (Pavia, 2008), the Balearic Islands (Tyto balearica), Corsica and Sardinia(Athene angelis,Tyto ...

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Quotes about Athene

SHE might, so noble from head
To great shapely knees
The long flowing line,
Have walked to the altar
Through the holy images
At pallas Athene's Side,
Or been fit spoil for a centaur
Drunk with the unmixed wine. (William Butler Yeats)
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Scrabble value of A1T1H4E1N1E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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