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Definition of the noun agones
What does agones mean as a name of something?
- See agons.
Agones a.k.a. Agonès is a commune in the Hérault department in the Languedoc-Roussillon region in southern France.
- also known as 阿戈内
- part of Hérault
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A Dictionary of Polite Literature; Or, Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Illustrious Heroes ... (1804)
There were Agones for certain days, in most of the ancient feasts, and other ceremonies, in honour of the gods or heroes. Agon, among the ancients, also implied a contest,whether it was carried on by the bodily or the mental faculties, Poets, ...
The Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature. - London, Longman, Hurst (usw.) 1819-20 (1819)
by Abraham Rees
There were agones on certain days, in most of the ancient feaste, and other ceremonies in honour of the gods, or heroes. There were also a ones established expressly, and not attached to any other Elemnity.-Such was the agon gymnicm, ...
An universal, historical, geographical, chronological and poetical dictionary, exactly describing the situation, extent, customs ... of all kingdoms ... (1703)
Containing likewise the lives of the patriarchs, prophets, apostles, and primitive fathers; emperors, kings, princes ...
Agones, a People of Infubria, now ItVal di Cogna, in- the Territory of Ticinum, or Pavia. There is a R. here also called Agonia. Those that killed the Sacrifice in the Agonalii were also called Agones. Agonius, a Deity, in whose Honour the ...
Bell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: Also, of the Images and Idols Adored in the Pagan World; Together with Their Temples, Priests, Altars, Oracles, Fasts, Festivals, Games, &c. As Well as Descriptions of Their Figures, Representations, and Symbols, Collected from Statues, Pictures, Coins, and Other Remains of the Ancients. The Whole Designed to Facilitate the Study of Mythology, History, Poetry, Painting, Statuary, Medals, &c. &c. And Compiled from the Best Authorities. Richly Embellished with Characteristic Prints. In Two Volumes. Vol. 1. [- 2.] (1790)
There were Agones for certain days, in most of the ancient feasts and other ceremonies in honour of the gods or heroes. Agon, among the ancients, also implied any contest, whether it had regard to bodily exercise, or the accomplishments of ...
There were Agones for certain days, in most of ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1N1E1S1
The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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