Definition of the noun triskele
What does triskele mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: triskeles
- a figure consisting of three stylized human arms or legs (or three bent lines) radiating from a center
Alternative definition of the noun triskele
- A symbol consisting of three (or sometimes more) connected curves or spirals.
Triskele is a musical group.
- albums: "Kolga-Jaani vaimulikud rahvalaulud", "Lõuna-Eesti vaimulikud rahvalaulud II", "Ridala vaimulikud rahvalaulud", "Lõuna-Eesti vaimulikud rahvalaulud", "Eesti vaimulikud rahvalaulud", "Tartumaa rahvamuusika, volüüm 2: Kodavere laulud"
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Celtic Wisdom (2003)
by Carl McColman
A Triskele is a popular symbol among lovers of Celtic wisdom. In combining three branches emanating from a unified center ...
The Prehistory of the Chickamauga Basin in Tennessee (1995)
by Thomas McDowell Nelson Lewis
Cross motif: Another geometric design motif that occurs with more variation than the triskele is the cross. This element of design, which may be distinguished on the thorax of the spider (fig. 8.4B), on the naturalistic rattlesnake (fig. 8.4C), and on ...
Encyclopedia of Religions (2013)
by John G. R. Forlong
Triskele. Triquetra. See. Svastika. This. is. the "three-legged" emblem, which appears to represent the sun's movement. Dr Isaac Taylor regards it as of Phoenician origin (see Notes and Queries, 11th June 1887). It is common on early coins, ...
The Continuum Encyclopedia of Symbols (2000)
by Udo Becker
Triskele - Or "triquetra." The division of a circle into three parts; it was used as an ornament even on pre-historic clay pots and as a symbol on coats of arms and coins (of ancient Agrigento, for example); the Christian symbol of the Trinity ...
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Scrabble value of T1R1I1S1K5E1L1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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