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Definition of the noun Hedone
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Hedone is a genus of Hesperiidae, described by Scudder in 1872.
- synonym: genus Hedone
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- family: Hesperiidae
- genus: Polites
Hedone is a musical group.
- albums: "Werk", "Re-Werk", "SancTVarium", "Daj Mi To"
- official website: www.hedone.pl
Hedone is a fictional character from the 2003 film Pompeii: The Last Day.
Hedone was the personification and goddess of pleasure and enjoyment.
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Life Beneath the Blazing Sun by Preston A. Taylor
Hedone is a Greek word that means pleasure. We become intoxicated with the pleasure principle and sometimes make it our priority.
Abridged in One Volume by Gerhard Kittel, Gerhard Friedrich, Geoffrey W. Bromiley
For the Greeks, hedone is ambivalent. It belongs to bios and enriches it, yet it may also threaten and dissolve its true meaning. In Plato and Aristotle it may be noble pleasure in the good, true, and beautiful, and thus equivalent to chard (joy).
A Dictionary of Psychology (2015)
by Andrew M. Colman
[From Greek hedone pleasure + -ikos of, relating to, or resembling + English treadmill] hedonic well-being n. Short-term, *affective happiness, as distinct from *eudaimonic well-being; how one feels about life when ...
The Dictionary of Philosophy (2001)
by Dagobert D. Runes
hedone, pleasure) A doctrine as to what entities possess intrinsic value. According to it pleasure or pleasant consciousness, and this alone, has positive ultimate value, that is, is intrinsically good and has no parts or ...
With Topical Index by W. E. Vine, Merrill Unger
hedone (2237), “pleasure,” is used of.
by Vivian Thomas, Nicki Faircloth
The Gardener, reflecting on Richard's kingship, concludeshis extended gardening analogywith the comment, 'Superfluous branches/We lop away, that bearingboughs may live;/Had hedone so,himself hadborne the crown,/Which wasteof idle ...
by M. Pye
hedonism hedonism (from Greek hedone: “pleasure'). A world-view according to which the maximization of pleasure should be the main principle of regulating action. Hegelianism. In Europe, a philosophical school shaped by Hegel's ...
Second Edition by John W. Collins, Nancy Patricia O'Brien
From the Greek hedone (pleasure), holds that pleasure is the only thing valuable in itself, and that all other goods (e.g., health, wealth, knowledge, ...
by David W. Loring, Stephen Bowden
(Greek an-, without; hedone, pleasure) Ankle-foot orthosis A brace ...
by Martin H. Manser, David Pickering
The word comes from the Greek hedone, meaning “pleasure,” and the concept was first developed by the Greek philosopher Aristippus (c. 435–c. 356 B.C.). “ Yes: there was to be, as Lord Henry had prophesied, a new Hedonism that was to ...
by Amy Wenzel
Although the term anhedonia was originally defined as an inability to experience subjective pleasure (an + hedone, Greek for “without” + “pleasure”), contemporary conceptualizations have broadened the use of the term to encompass deficits ...
by Marcel Danesi
hedonism [Greek HEDONE 'pleasure'] In ancient Greek philosophy, the doctrine that pleasure is the sole or chief good in life and that the pursuit of it is ...
by Karel van der Toorn, Bob Becking, Pieter Willem van der Horst
Euphrosyne, Euporia, Eusebeia, Gamos, Gelos, Geras, Gerousia, Hedone, Hegemonia, Homonoia, Hora, Horme, Hybris, Hygieia, Hypnos, Kairos, Lethe, Limos ('Hunger'), Mania, Metanoia, Mneia, -Nike, Ochlos, Paranomia. Peitho, Penia ...
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Palazzo Hedone Scicli
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- Andy Hayler reviews Hedone
Andy Hayler is a food critic who has been eating at the world's best restaurants for more than two decades. He speaks to Elite Traveler TV's Alanna Lawson ...
- Fine Dining at Michelin-Starred Hedone Restaurant, London
Hedone restaurant in Chiswick London received a Michelin star only 14 months after opening. An achievement made even more remarkable by the fact that ...
- Hedone - Stripped
"Master Of Celebration Tribute" - Polish Artists Present Depeche Mode's Songs (1999)
- Mikael Jonsson, Patron and Head Chef of Hedone Restaurant
Maxine Ratty of Elite Traveler TV talks to Swedish chef Mikael Jonsson, at his Michelin star restaurant Hedone in London. Jonsson discusses the unexpected ...
Scrabble value of H4E1D2O1N1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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