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Abraxas

Definition of the noun abraxas

What does abraxas mean as a name of something?

Abraxas is a genus of Geometridae, described by Leach in 1815.

Abraxas is a genus of Ennominae.

Alternative definition of the noun abraxas

noun

  1. [gnosticism, historical] A mistaken transcription of Abrasax.

Groups

  1. Abraxas - polska neoprogresywna grupa rockowa powstała w 1987 w Bydgoszczy. Nazwę zespół zaczerpnął z powieści Hermanna Hessego pt. Demian, w której Abraxas był bóstwem sił dobra i zła, przenikających się wzajemnie.
    • albums: "Cykl obraca się. Narodziny, dzieciństwo pełne duszy, uśmiechów niewinnych i zdrady...", "Live in Memoriam", "Prophecies", "99"
  2. Abraxas is Czech rock band, formed in 1976. The leader is guitarist and composer Slávek Janda.
  3. Abraxas war eine deutsche Progressive-Metal- und Power-Metal-Band, die 1985 in Mössingen in Baden-Württemberg gegründet wurde und etwa 1998 ihre Aktivitäten einstellte.
    • album: "The Liaison"
  4. Abraxas is a musical group.
    • album: "Damnation"
  5. Abraxas was the group consisting of the winners of MTV Campus Rock Idols, Edition 5. The group consisted of Gaurav Tiwari on Lead Guitar, Akhilesh on keyboards, Sara Kelly on bass and Prabuddha Kanjilal on Drums and Violin. Their music was great inspired by the Classical Hard Rock genre, namely the British Heavy Metal band Iron Maiden.
  6. Abraxas is a musical group.
    • album: "Another Kind of Humor / Another Kind of Murder"

There are other groups with in their name, like Abraxas Pool and Flamman & Abraxas.

Business

Abraxas is a record label.

Characters

  1. Abraxas, sometimes called the Dark Man, is a fictional cosmic entity in the Marvel Multiverse.
  2. Abraxas is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Abraxas Malfoy.

Music

  1. "Abraxas" is the second studio album by latin rock band Santana. Consolidating the interest generated by their first album, Santana, and their highly acclaimed live performance at the Woodstock Festival in August 1969, the band followed-up with Abraxas in September 1970. The album's mix of rock, blues, jazz, salsa and other influences was very well received, showing a musical maturation from their first album and refining the band's early sound.
  2. "Abraxas" is a musical album of Yrsel.
    • released on
  3. "Abraxas" is a musical EP of Abraxas.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  4. "Abraxas" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  5. "Abraxas" is a musical album of Age of Nemesis.
    • released in (16 years ago)

Writings

"Abraxas" is a book by Jacques Audiberti.

Film

"Abraxas": Jonen is having a crisis of faith. In his youth, he was a punk-rock musician, creating noise and onstage spectacles. Now he’s settled into a life as a Buddhist monk with a wife and five-year-old son. During his career-day speech at a local high school, however, Jonen has a public breakdown that leads to a deep depression when he realizes the importance of music to his life. In an attempt to raise Jonen’s spirits, the compassionate chief monk suggests he play a live show. As he plans for the concert, Jonen faces challenges from past loss, small-town resistance, and the possibility of alienating his family.

Miscellanea

  1. Abraxas was a word of mystic meaning in the system of the Gnostic Basilides, being there applied to the “Great Archon”, the princeps of the 365 spheres. The seven letters spelling its name may represent each of the seven classic planets—Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn.
    • also known as 阿卜拉克薩斯
  2. Abraxas is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae.
  3. Abraxas, also known as Abraxas5, discovered in April 1993, is an encrypted, overwriting, file infecting computer virus which infects .COM and .EXE files, although it does not infect command.com. It does not become memory resident. Each time an infected file is executed, Abraxas infects the copy of dosshell.com located in the C:\DOS directory, as well as one EXE file in the current directory. Due to a bug in the virus, only the first EXE file in any directory is infected.
  4. Abraxas is an information services company.
  5. Abraxas, known as the Unfathomable, is the demon lord of magic words, arcane secrets, and talismans, in the Dungeons & Dragons roleplaying game.

Phrases with Abraxas

  1. Abraxas Cos
  2. Abraxas Pura
  3. Abraxas Aesia
  4. Abraxas Alona
  5. Abraxas Clara
  6. Abraxas Copha
  7. Abraxas Honei
  8. Abraxas Kanoi
  9. Abraxas Lutea
  10. Abraxas Major
  11. Abraxas Minax
  12. Abraxas Minor
  13. Abraxas Mixta
  14. Abraxas Nigra
  15. Abraxas Phaia
  16. Abraxas Satoi
  17. Abraxas Adusta
  18. Abraxas Ardana
  19. Abraxas Arfaki
  20. Genus Abraxas

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Abraxas

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Google previewThe Gnostics and Their Remains (1887)

Ancient and Mediaeval by Charles William King

CAPAni on the contemporary Heathen gems ; and therefore only to be translated by " Abraxas is the One Jehovah.

Google previewDemian (2013)

The Story of Emil Sinclair's Youth by Hermann Hesse

MydearSinclair, ourgod is called Abraxas, andhe isGod andSatanboth, hecontains the world oflightand the worldof darkness. Abraxas doesnot rejecta single one of your thoughts and dreams. Never forget that.But hewillleave you if you ever ...

Google previewThe God Factory (2013)

by Mike Hockney

Abraxas is the perfect mathematician who reconciles the One and the Many. Both are essential. Neither can be neglected. The supreme community, the ideal political state, is the one that maximises individual liberty within the context of the ...

Google previewLes Treatise De Magica Noir : The Book Of Black Magic (2013)

by Winter Laake

Abraxas is the portal through ...

Google previewThe mysteries of freemasonry (1860)

by John Fellows

With antiquaries, Abraxas is an antique gem or stone, with the word, abraxas engraven on it.

Google previewReflecting Narcissus

A Queer Aesthetic by Steven Bruhm

According to Pistorius, the novel's stand-in for Hesse's psychotherapist Josef Lang, Abraxas is a combination of the godly and the devilish and is absolutely crucial to one's journey of self-awareness. For a Jungian symbolic reading of Hesse's ...

Google previewGod Genesis (2013)

by Michael Faust

Abraxas is the compulsory apex of cosmic existence. Modern science has led to a complete loss of a religious sensibility in the Western world. Religious assertions increasingly sound crazy and ridiculous. The irony is that religion is ultimately ...

Google previewChristianity: The Devil's Greatest Trick (2013)

by Adam Weishaupt

Abraxas is the True God of rationality ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ancient Deities (2013)

by Charles Russell Coulter, Patricia Turner

see Abraxas. Abraxas (Egypt, Semitic, Syria) Also known as: Abanathabla, Ablathanabla, Abracadabra, Abrasax.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Satanism

by James Lewis

HMüYüß Abraxas is a term associated with Gnosticism, an ancient religious movement influencing Judaism, Christianity, and contemporaneous paganism that was ...

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Small photo of NEW ZEALAND - CIRCA 1970: A stamp printed in New Zealand shows Magpie moth, Nyctemera - Abraxas grossulariata or Small Magpie (Eurrhypara hortulata), series, circa 1970Small photo of NEW ZEALAND - CIRCA 1970: A stamp printed in New Zealand shows iMagpie moth, Nyctemera - Abraxas grossulariata or Small Magpie (Eurrhypara hortulata), series, circa 1970Small photo of The magpie moth (Abraxas grossulariata). British insect in the family Geometridae, the geometer mothsSmall photo of Close up of Abraxas lugubris moth on white screen, dorsal view, flash firedSmall photo of Close up of Abraxas lugubris moth on green leaf in nature, flash firedSmall photo of Abraxas grossulariata butterfly on a large green leaf in the gardenSmall photo of Abraxas grossulariata butterfly in the grass at summertime More...

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Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1X8A1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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