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Results for: 18th Greek letter, 18th letter of the Greek alphabet, sigma hyperon, symbol showing summationTranslations: 1 - 30 of 1252
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18th Greek letter, 18th letter of the Greek alphabet, sigma hyperon, symbol showing summationsigma
(287?-212 BC) Greek mathematician and inventerArchimedes
(384-322 BC) Greek philosopher who studied under PlatoAristotle
(427 BC-347 BC), Greek philosopher, student of Socrates and teacher of Aristotle (famous for his work "The Republic"), a distinctive dark-floored large crater on the Moon just north of Mare Imbrium, approximately 100 km/60 mi in diameterPlato
(470?-399 B.C.) Greek philosopher who developed a question-and-answer method of teachingSocrates
(abnormally good) visibility, 22nd letter of the alphabet, 22nd letter of the English alphabetv
(about a letter) minuscule, not in the capital form; pertaining to the lower case, not capital, put in small letters, small letters not capitalslowercase
(Accounting) entries on a balance sheet showing tangible and intangible properties and claims against others that can be applied to cover the financial obligations of a business or of a person; complete property that a person ownsassets
(also Minthe) nymph that was changed into a mint plant (Greek Mythology)Menthe
(c.495-c.406 BC) Greek dramatist, author of "Oedipus Rex"Sophocles
(c.582-c.507 BC) Greek philosopher and mathematician, founder of the Pythagorean schoolPythagoras
(c300 B.C.), Greek mathematician, father of Euclidean geometryEuclid
(c412-323 BC) Greek philosopherDiogenes
(c480-c406 BC) ancient Greek playwrightEuripides
(c540-470 BC) Greek philosopher who stated that reason is the only constant in an ever-changing worldHeraclitus
(Chemistry) uncommon heavy metallic chemical element, symbol Re, `:Re, rare heavy metallic elementrhenium
(Christianity) religious ceremony or ritual believed to have been instituted by Jesus and viewed as a symbol of grace (such as baptism, matrimony, etc.); Holy Communion, holy bread, consecrated elements of Communion, religious rite or ceremony, somethi...sacrament
(French) please respond (request for a reply at the end of a letter)R.S.V.P. (respondez s`il vous plait)
(Grammar) conjunction that expresses an oppositional relationship between two items (i.e. "or" in the phrase "one or the other"), containing or related to a disjunction, contrast word, dividing, showing contrast, tending to separate; expressing an oppo...disjunctive
(Grammar) grammatical unit usually comprised of a subject and verb (generally begins with a capital letter and ends with a punctuation mark); judgment specifying the punishment for a crime (Law), allocate somebody punishment, impose a punishment, penal...sentence
(Greek Mythology) Cypriot king who fell in love with the statue he had carved of a woman (who later was brought to life by Aphrodite); play written by George Bernard Shaw (1912), Cypriot king who sculpted GalateaPygmalion
(Greek Mythology) goddess of darkness and witchcraft, Greek goddess of darkness, HekateHecate
(Greek Mythology) goddess of youth and spring who married Hercules and was the daughter of Zeus and HeraHebe
(Greek Mythology) goddesses of destiny, Greek goddesses of destiny, Moirai (Roman equivalent), ParcaeFates
(Greek Mythology) king of Elis, one of the Argonauts (wagered Hercules that his cattle stables could not be cleaned in one day and was killed for refusing to honor the bet)Augeas
(Greek Mythology) of Prometheus, pertaining to Prometheus (Titan who stole fire from heaven and was punished by the gods), boldly creativePromethean
(Greek Mythology) of the Hyperboreans (people who live in a country located beyond the north wind where there is perpetual sunshine and plenty), member of a people who live in a country located beyond the north wind where there is perpetual sunshine an...Hyperborean
(Greek Mythology) one who killed the minotaur, husband of Phaedra, legendary hero of ancient GreeceTheseus
(Greek Mythology) only spot which is vulnerable (taken from the story in which Achilles is dipped in the river), small but fatal weaknessAchilles heel
(Greek Mythology) princess bride of the god Eros; name of a Canadian Gothic music band, beloved of CupidPsyche
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