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Definition of the noun atropos
What does atropos mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- the Greek goddess of fate who cuts the thread of life
"Atropos", or The Fates is one of the 14 black paintings painted by Francisco de Goya between 1819–23. Goya, then 75 and in mental and physical despair, created the series directly onto the interior walls of the house known as "The House of the Deaf Man", purchased in 1819.
- also known as The Fates, Átropos, Las Parcas
- artist: Francisco Goya
"Atropos" is a book by William L. DeAndrea.
"Atropos" is a musical album of Cybernetika.
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- Atropos is a fictional character from Disney's 1997 animated feature Hercules.
- Atropos is a fictional character from the Tv series Xena: Warrior Princess.
- Atropos is a fictional character from the 2004 film Sandcastles.
- Atropos is a fictional film character.
Atropos is a UK-based journal for specialists in Lepidoptera and Odonata. It takes its name from the scientific name of the Death's-head Hawkmoth, Acherontia atropos.
- official website: www.atropos.info
Phrases with Atropos
Phrases starting with the word Atropos:
Phrases ending with the word Atropos:
- Bitis atropos
- Brama Atropos
- Genus Atropos
- Joppa Atropos
- Moera Atropos
- Moira atropos
- Musca Atropos
- Alastor Atropos
- Atropus atropos
- Coluber Atropos
- Dorippe Atropos
- Drassus Atropos
- Echidna Atropos
- Pardosa atropos
- Tabanus Atropos
- Thyllis Atropos
- Atropium atropos
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Atropos is the cutter of lli<. fabric of destiny.
A Scientific Journey by Eugene H. Cordes
Although large doses are poisonous (Atropos is the name of the Fate who cuts the thread of life), small doses causes dilation of the pupils, a consequence of its action as an acetylcholine antagonist, and has been used for cosmetic purposes ...
by Gardner Dozois
The Atropos is the trickiest of them, ultimately sold for a pittance in a depressed boating market. The submersible element records more ghost blips before falling silent, a victim of cold, several weeks past its design life. Rebecca resigns from ...
The Sphinx Atropos is the most interesting Insect of this genus, and by far the largest ; the upper wings are of a fine grey colour, the under ones of a bright orange crossed with black bands ; but its most distinguishing mark is an exact re* ...
Atropos means unalterable. That good laws should sink into our souls, and so become immortal, is as important to the state as health and safety for the bodies of its citizens. 961 8.. Do you remember the Noctiunal Council we spoke of 'l ...
Explaining Them in Their Several States : with the Periods of Their Transformations, Their Food, Oeconomy
rފޫ// The Sphinx Atropos is a magnificent creature, and the largeft of the European Lepidopterous Infeéts, The charaëteriftic marks of this fpecies are very fingular ; on the thorax in particular the figure of a human fkull is ftrongly depiëted.
Medical Toxicology (2004)
by Richard C. Dart
Atropos is the name of one of the three fates of ancient Greek cosmology who was responsible for cutting the thread of one's life, thus ending it. Atropine occurs naturally in plants such as Atropa belladonna (deadly 42: ATROPINE 163.
Dante Encyclopedia (2010)
by Richard Lansing
Atropos (Atropos) severs the thread oflife thatis woundby Clothoon Lachesis' distaff andis spun until Atropos' divine authority determines the momentofdeath for mortals. InInf. 33.126Dante learns that there are ...
by Edy G. Schaffer
AtropOS FATE, WEIRD(SISTERS) attach ADD, TIE, JOIN, TACK. AFFIX, SEIZE, APPEND, CONNECT attache DIPLOMAT kind of PRESS, MILITARY attached FOND, DEVOTED, SEIZED, APPENDED lo branch SESSILE attachment LOVE, ...
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Video shows what Atropos means. One of the three Fates, or Moirae; a daughter of Zeus and Themis; the cutter of the thread of life, depicted as an old woman.
Scrabble value of A1T1R1O1P3O1S1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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