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Nit (Gr: Neith) Local goddess of Zau (Gr: Sais), known as early as the Predynastic and Early Dynastic Period when her influence probably was at its height. Earliest traces are her hieroglyph (crossed arrows on a shield) on a pole in front of the reed shrines...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
(horse-rider). Irish. A very early Aspect of the Daghda, A solar deity associated with lightning. Usually spoken of as one-eyed, and often refered to by an epithet of Daghda's, Deirgderc, redeye, the sun....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
One of the Titans, daughter of Koeus and Phoebe. By Zeus, she is the mother of Apollo and Artemis. She also seems to have some function as a fertility Deity, and an epithet of hers, "Kourotrophos", rearer of youths, hints at further associations....
Deities & Heros >> Greek
This Goddess replica is a composite of several images found scattered from Libya to Egypt Dated in the predynastic period BCE, they also appear on cave wall paintings from Paleolithic Algeria. The culture that produced Her was a sophisticated group of people...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
(Sumerian) "Lady of the Thousand Offices", She is the primary female Deity of Her people, and in some ways the focus of the entire pantheon. Her epithet refers to the fact that She is Patroness and divine Guide to a myriad different functions and...
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
(Sumerian) Child of An by Ninhursaga, He was spoken of as the leveler of cities and destroyer of peoples. He was the personification of the nomad barbarians who swarmed into Mesopotamia from very early times. His name was the same as the epithet used to...
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
ISIS and ASET are really two different deities. When the worship of Isis rose, Aset had already been forgotten for hundreds of years, at this time only a small group of priests still knew how to read the hieroglyphs of the temple walls. Isis was more a Roman...
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Epithet phrases in Lebanese Arabic can occur as resumptive elements and as into assuming that epithets phrases cannot be used as resumptive elements. 0.
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An epithet is usually an adjective or a brief phrase used to characterize a person, place, or thing. For As you read Beowulf, pay attention to the epithets.
Bezeichnung: Epithet: Rasse: Ausrüstung: Rüstung: Bezeichnung
Bezeichnung: Epithet: Rasse: Ausrüstung: Rüstung: Ruhm. Heldenpunkte. Dyn.
for the EPITHET Investigators.
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Gore Flings Barnyard Epithet at 'Organized' Climate Change Critics
By LAUREN MORELLO of ClimateWire Climate skeptics have "polluted" public debate on global warming using the same tactics tobacco companies once employed to deny the health risks of smoking, former Vice President Al Gore said last week.
Munich S-Bahn train driver kicks black passenger after using racial epithet
The driver reported the incident to the S-Bahn control centre and admitted he had used the epithet and kicked the man. But he said he had felt threatened by the passenger's aggressive knocking on the door to his cabin. What do you think?
Beloved Epithet 'Welfare Queen' To Be Replaced With 'Welfare Raccoon'
by Kirsten Boyd Johnson by Kirsten Boyd Johnson Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning has some kind of rambling magical woodland children's bedtime story about coons 'n beetles 'n rat carcass to share with everybody.
John Edwards as 2012 epithet
One of the challenges of talking to Dick Harpootlian, chairman of the South Carolina Democratic Party, is that he usually serves up more material than you can put in a story.
Epithet lights fire of inspiration
By Bob Welch The incident happened July 22 just as Callan Coleman was merging, ironically, onto Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. “Hey, nigger!

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Epithet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An epithet or byname is a descriptive term (word or phrase) accompanying or occurring in place of a name and having entered common usage.
Epithet | Define Epithet at
noun. 1. any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality: “Richard the Lion-Hearted” is an epithet of Richard I.
Epithet - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
epithet - definition of epithet by the Free Online Dictionary
a. A term used to characterize a person or thing, such as rosy-fingered in rosy- fingered dawn or the Great in Catherine the Great. b.
epithet - definition and examples of epithets
Using an appropriate adjective (often habitually) to characterize a person or thing .

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