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Antichthon is a musical group.

  • album: "Through the Rupture of Dimensions"


"Antichthon" is an award-nominated book by Chris Scott.

  • award: - Governor General's Award for English-language fiction nomination for Chris Scott


Antichthon is the peer-reviewed academic journal of the Australasian Society for Classical Studies. The focus of the journal is ancient Greece and Rome, however, its scope is broadly defined so as to embrace the ancient Near East and the Mediterranean from the beginnings of civilisation to the Early Middle Ages.

Phrases with Antichthon

  1. Calobates antichthon
  2. species Calobates antichthon

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Imaginary and Mythical Places (2014)

by Theresa Bane

Antichthon. A planet created by the Pythagoreans, Antichthon (“opposite earth”) was intended to bring the number of movable heavily bodies, the earth, five planets, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

antichthon (an-tik'thon), n.; pl. antichthones (-tho -néz). # L. antichthones, pl., (Gr. divTí36oveç, Pl: the people of an opposite hemisphere, ( avrixflow, sing., an opposite hemisphere; in the Pythagorean system of ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Of the sacred fire, the hearth of the universe, with suns and planets and the earth's double antichthon revolving round it, the whole enclosed in a crystal globe with nothing outside, . . . we find no mention in these verses [of Hierocles].

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1899)

A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

antichthon (an-tik'thon), n.; pl. antichthoncs (-th{> -néz). [( L. antichthoncs, pl., < Gr. durixdovrg, 1., the people of an opposite hemisphere, %) mm' 100v, sing., an opposite hemisphere ; in the Pythagorean system ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

ANTICHTHON, an-tik'thon [Gr. anti, opposite; chthon, earth] : in Pythagorean astronomy, supposititious invisible planet that continually opposes the earth and eclipses the central fire, round which it supposedly revolved.

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

ANTICHTHON ; from avn, and X6W, earth; in ancient astronomy, a globe of earth resembling ours, and supposed to be moving round the sun, but invisible to us, because on the opposite side ; that luminary being always exactly interposed ...

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1884)

by Popular encyclopedia

The tenth sphere, called by him Antichthon (anti- earth), is invisible, but necessary to the perfection of the harmony ...

Google previewThe Century dictionary (1906)

Of the sacred fire, the hearth of the universe, with suns and planets and the earth's double antichthon revolving round it, the whole enclosed in a crystal globe with nothing outside, . . . we find no mention in these verses [of HieroclesJ.

Google previewEssential 18037 Pages English Dictionary (2015)

by Nam Nguyen

ANTICHTHON An*tich"thon, n.; pl. Antichthones.

Google previewChamber's Condensed Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart

Antichthon, an-tik'thón. An inhabitant of an opposite hemisphere. Anticlinal, an-ti-kli'nal. Inclining in opposite directions. A line, or axis, the ridge of a wave-like curve, the strata dip£ from t on either side; ...

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Scrabble value of A1N1T1I1C3H4T1H4O1N1

The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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