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Definition of the noun Shamen

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  1. [hypercorrect] [plural of, shaman, dot=;] the standard plural form is [term, shamans, lang=en].


Shamen a.k.a. The Shamen were a Scottish psychedelic-influenced electronic dance music band from Aberdeen, Scotland. The founding members are Colin Angus, Derek McKenzie and Keith McKenzie. Peter Stephenson joined shortly after to take over on keyboards from Angus. Several other people were later in the band. Angus then teamed up with Will Sinnott, and together they found credibility as pioneers of rock/dance crossover. When Mr. C joined, the band moved on to international commercial success with "Ebeneezer Goode" and their 1992 Boss Drum album.

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Google previewThe Emergence of Daoism (2012)

Creation of Tradition by Gil Raz

Shamen is a transcription of ...

Google previewOld Society, New Belief (2017)

Religious Transformation of China and Rome, Ca. 1st-6th Centuries by Mu-Chou Poo, Lisa Raphals, H. A. Drake

Shamen is a transcription of Sramana and is among the earliest attested terms used in China to refer to Buddhists. 33. For example, in Anpan shouyi jing of ££ T . 602 [Sutra on Mindfulness of Counting Breaths (Anāpānasmrti)], translated by An ...

Google previewMapping Meanings (2004)

The Field of New Learning in Late Qing China ; [International Conference "Translating Western Knowledge Into Late Imperial China", 1999, Göttingen University] by Michael Lackner, Ph.D., Natascha Vittinghoff

Shamen is a loanword from Tocharian B simane, and not, as often stated, from Sanskrit sramana. 33 Ap. Li ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Shamanism (2015)

by Graham Harvey, Robert J. Wallis

SHAMEN, THE. British psychedelic-influenced electronic music group popular with dance/rave culture in the United Kingdom during the early to mid-1990s. The album Boss Drum, released in 1992, features a spoken-word collaboration with ...

Google previewMiddle English Dictionary (1988)

by Robert E. Lewis

sheme ~« shame; shamen. shemelas -• shameles. shemeliche •-• shameli adv. shemeling -• shimering(e. shemeren -• shimeren. shemese -• shame. shemien -• shamen. shemship ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Medieval China (2008)

by Victor Cunrui Xiong

SHAMEN }};"j. See SRAMANA. SHAMI "P# [šrāmanera). Budd. A man ordained to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Life Writing (2013)

Autobiographical and Biographical Forms by Margaretta Jolly

Stevens, Killing the Shamen, Moonbeam, ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Alcohol (2014)

Social, Cultural, and Historical Perspectives by Scott C. Martin

Because wine, taken in sufficient quantities, could alter one's perceptions, shamen thought that wine brought one closer to the gods. Despite the importance of wine, as late as the 3rd millennium B.C.E., the Sumerians derived alcohol chiefly ...

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She cried, and the judge wiped her tears with my checkbook. (Tommy Manville)
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Scrabble value of S1H4A1M3E1N1

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