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Definition of the noun Parodia

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Parodia is a genus of Cactaceae.

Parodia is a kind of Notocacteae, described by Speg. in 1923.


"Parodia" is a composition for chamber ensemble by Lorenzo Ferrero, written in 1990 and first performed at Pomeriggi Musicali, Milano in 1991.

Phrases with Parodia

  1. Parodia Laui
  2. Parodia nana
  3. Parodia elata
  4. Parodia fusca
  5. Parodia Ladae
  6. Parodia lauii
  7. Parodia Minor
  8. Parodia punae
  9. Parodia scopa
  10. Parodia agasta
  11. Parodia comosa
  12. Parodia Gaucha
  13. Parodia Hegeri
  14. Parodia idiosa
  15. Parodia Knizei
  16. Parodia linkii
  17. Parodia Maasii
  18. Parodia Maasil
  19. Parodia maxima
  20. genus Parodia

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Google previewKinds of Parody from the Medieval to the Postmodern (2009)

by Nil Korkut

Parody: Functions, Meanings and Definitions Parodia is the ancient Greek word which the modern term parody derives from. The word is made up of a prefix (para), which may mean either "against" or "beside", and a noun ("ode"), which ...

Google previewThe Royal Image (1999)

Representations of Charles I by Thomas N. Corns

Parodia is a neutral, descriptive word meaning a close imitation, but parody had already mutated in its transition to English into mockery and burlesque. Marvell's parodia is astonishingly exact except in the three verses on Henrietta Maria, ...

Google previewEtymological Dictionary of Succulent Plant Names (2013)

by Urs Eggli, Leonard E. Newton

(Echinocereus, Parodia) - (2) for the white axillary wool. ( Mammillaria) nivulia From the native Brahman name "Nivuli" of the plants in India .

Google previewEncyclopedia of Humor Studies (2014)

by Salvatore Attardo

Modern Italian dictionary translations for the English word travesty give parodia as the Italian equivalent for that term. In the early 20th century, the word spoof transferred from a game of bluff to examples of parody. Whereas the mock-heroic ...

Google previewThe General Biographical Dictionary Containing an Historical and Critical Account of the Lives and Writings of the Most Eminent Persons; ... a New Ed. by Alex. Chalmers (1812)

by Alexander Chalmers

Parodia heroica Psalmorum Davidicorum.” 3. “Observationes physicae, ethicae, politicae, et historicae, in Psalmos.” 4. “Vita Davidis.” 5. “Orationes.” 6. “ Poëmata, &c.” these poetical pieces, consisting of epigrams, elegies, &c. were collected ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Music (2005)

missa parodia) : A polyphonic mass (e.g. by Palestrina) flourishing in the 16th century based on existing material of a motet or chanson. This term has only been ...

Google previewA New and general biographical dictionary (1784)

Parodia Heroica Psalmorum Da- pieces, consisting of epigrams, elegies, ,( vidicorum."' &c. were collected and printed at Co- 3. " Observationei Physicæ, Ethicæ, logne, in 161 5. " Politicse et Historic* in Psalmos." BODIN (John), a celebrated ...

Google previewThe Etymological Encyclopaedia of Technical Words and Phrases (1832)

Used in the Arts and Sciences, and of Many Words in Common Use, with Popular Quotations from Foreign Languages, and Their Translations. From the Best Authorities

parodia ; para, opposite to, and ode, a song — that is, a different subject in the same style.] A literary imitation. Parole, s. [Fr. parole, a word.] Words spoken, not written ; a verbal pledge of honor. Paroxysm, s. [Gr. paroxnsmos; para, through, ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Neoporteria, Neoraimondia, Neowerd- ermannia, Obregonia, Opuntia, Oreoc- ereus, Oroya, Ortegocactus, Pachycer- eus, Parodia, Pediocactus, Pelecyphora, Peniocereus, Pereskia, Pereskiopsis, Pi- losocereus, Polaskia, Pseudorhipsalis, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

Brasiliparodia F. Ritter Cactaceae Origins: From Brazil plus Parodia. Brasilocactus Fric Cactaceae Origins: From Brazil and Cactus. Brasilocalamus Nakai Gramineae Origins: From Brazil and kalamos "a reed, cane." Brassaia Endl . Araliaceae ...

Google previewAn Universal Etymological English Dictionary; Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, Either Ancient Or Modern, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words, ...together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Chartes, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; ... Containing Many Thousand Words More Than Either Harris Philips, Kersey, Or Any English Dictionary Before Extant. To Wich is Added, a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs, with Their Explication and Illustration. The Whole Work Compil'd and Methodically Digested, ... By N. Bailey, Philologos (1757)

parodia, L. of zraçc}ía, Gr.] a poetick Sport, the turning fome ferious Pieces into Burlesque. . PAROEMIA [raço paía, Gr.] e Proverb. , PAROEMIA [in Rhetorick] a proverbial Manner of fpeaking. L. PAROLA, a Word, or Words ...

Google previewTotius Latinitatis Lexicon (1828)

by Egidio Forcellini, Bailey

Parodia, VAçyiU, canticum ad atiorum similitudinera mo- dulatum : item adjectio ad carmen altcrins. Parodonlis, етароЗсттче, tuberculum circa dentes.

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Scrabble value of P3A1R1O1D2I1A1

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