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Definition of the noun Helle
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Helle is a genus of Acroceridae, described by Osten-Sacken in 1896.
- synonym: genus Helle
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Diptera
- family: Acroceridae
Helle is a genus of Mollusca, described by Hesse in 1916.
Helle is a genus.
- Helle is a village in the Kragerø municipality of Telemark, Norway, located on the north shores of Hellefjorden about 7 km northeast of the city of Kragerø.
- also known as Helle, Telemark
- part of Norway
- Helle is a river of Lower Saxony, Germany.
- Helle is a village in Vaksdal municipality, Hordaland, Norway. Located northeast of Stanghelle, Helle is included in the urban area Stanghelle which has a population of 763.
- also known as Helle, Hordaland
- part of Norway
- Helle is a fictional character from the film Alle for én.
- Helle is a fictional character from the 2014 film "Cherry Tobacco".
- Helle is a fictional character from the 2007 film Killer Killer.
- Helle is a fictional character from the 2013 film Ledsager.
- Helle is a fictional character from the 2007 film Magnus.
- "Helle" a.k.a. "Hellé" is an opera by the French composer Étienne-Joseph Floquet, first performed at the Académie Royale de Musique on 5 January 1779. It takes the form of a tragédie lyrique in three acts. The libretto, by Pierre Lemonnier, is based on the Greek myth of Helle. At this time, there was little demand for operas by native French composers and Floquet struggled to have Hellé staged. When it eventually appeared in 1779, it was booed, despite Floquet's attempt to imitate the style of Piccinni, and ran for only three performances.
- music by Étienne-Joseph Floquet
- "Helle" is a musical album of Sister Iodine.
- released on (8 years ago)
- "Helle" is a musical single of Riku Nieminen.
- released on
- "Helle" a.k.a. "Hellé" is a musical album of Philippe Sarde.
- released in (43 years ago)
Helle, sometimes also called Athamantis, was a character in Greek mythology who figured prominently in the story of Jason and the Argonauts. Phrixus, son of Athamas and Nephele, along with his twin sister, Helle, were hated by their stepmother, Ino. Ino hatched a devious plot to get rid of the twins, roasting all the town's crop seeds so they would not grow. The local farmers, frightened of famine, asked a nearby oracle for assistance. Ino bribed the men sent to the oracle to lie and tell the others that the oracle required the sacrifice of Phrixus. Before he was killed though, Phrixus and Helle were rescued by a flying golden ram sent by Nephele, their natural mother. Helle fell off the ram into the Hellespont and died, but Phrixus survived all the way to Colchis, where King Aeetes took him in and treated him kindly, giving Phrixus his daughter, Chalciope, in marriage. In gratitude, Phrixus gave the king the golden fleece of the ram, which Aeetes placed in a consecrated grove, under the care of a sleepless dragon.
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- Genus Helle
- Lethe Helle
- Heodes Helle
- Colotis Helle
- Helleia Helle
- Lycaena Helle
- Papilio Helle
- Spathius Helle
- Catasticta Helle
- Metaphycus Helle
- Westwoodilla Helle
- Species Lethe Helle
- Species Heodes Helle
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Last Rights (1995)
Revisiting Four Theories of the Press by John C. Nerone
HELLE is a professor in and the head of the ...
Helle is a part with many opportunities for the actress, and Miss Eastlake conceives and realizes the idea presented.
Dictionary of phrase and fable. [A dictionary of English literature] by W.D. Adams, with additions (1885)
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Helle'nio. The common dialect of the Greek writers after the age of Alexander. It was based on the Attic Hellenis'tic. The dialect of the Greek language used by the Jews. It was full of Oriental idioms and metaphors. Hell'enists. Those Jews who ...
by Christian Wilhelm Michael Grein
hel, hell, helle, hyll, st. f. hell. (Ger. holle.) hela, haela, w. m. heel. helan, st. abl. v. II. to conceal, hide, cover. (Ger. hehlen.) be-, bi -helan, to cover. for-helan, to hide,cover,conceal. helan. See haelan. hell-bend, st .
Based on Groschopp's Grein. Edited, Revised, and Corrected with Grammatical Appendix, List of Irregular Verbs, and Brief Etymological Features by Christian Wilhelm Michael Grein
hel, hell, helle, hyll, st. f. heU. (Ger. holle.) hela, haela, w. m. heel. helan, st. ahl. v. II. to conceal, hide, cover. (Ger. hehlen.) be-, bi -helan, to cover. for-helan, to hide,cover,conceal. helan. See haslan. hell-bend, ...
A Dictionary of Archaic & Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs & Ancient Customs, Form the Fourteenth Century (1852)
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps
Hou Jhesu Crist herowede helle, Of hardc gates ich wille telle. Leve frend, nou beth stille, Leiteth that ich tellen wille, Ou Jhesu fader him ...
by Patrick Hanks
English: from a personal name, Helle, which may have been a variant of Elie (a Middle English form of Elias), or perhaps a short form of a personal name formed with Hild- as the first element (see HILLIARD for example), or perhaps from the ...
Giving the Derivation, Source, Or Origin of Common Phrases, Allusions, and Words that Have a Tale to Tell by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
The present Greeks call themselves "Helle'nes," and the king is termed...
Ml, Helle'nlo. The common dialect of the Greek writers after the age of Alexander. It was based on the Attic. Hcllenis tic. The dialect of the ...
A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century (1847)
by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps
Hou Jhesu Crist herowede helle, Of harde gates ich wille telle. Leve frend, nou beth stille, Lesteth that ich tellen wille, Ou Jhesu fader him ...
by Joseph Bosworth
hel, helle f: Frs. hol c : Ger. hdl.le f: Ker. Ot. &c. hella, helli, hello: Dan. helveden: Swed.hālvite: Icel. hel, helia f death, the goddess of death.- The old Halla or Walhalla, the abode of death of the northern nations, may be the ...
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- President Obama's Bilateral Meeting with Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt of Denmark
President Obama and Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt of Denmark speak to the press after a bilateral meeting at the White House. February 24, 2012.
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