Lexikon sentence example

lexikon
  • - The Russkiy Encyclopedicheskiy Slovar, edited by Brockhaus and Efron, was begun in 1890, with the idea of giving a Russian version of Brockhaus's Conversations Lexikon, but from the very first volumes it became a monumental encyclopaedia, and is, indeed, an inexhaustible source of information on everything Russian.
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  • See articles in Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopadie and Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie.
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  • See articles in Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie and Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des antiquites.
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  • 13; Preller, Griechische Mythologie; articles in Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopiidie, Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie, and Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des Antiquite's.
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  • (1891); the various derivations of the name and interpretations of the legend are given in Enmann's article in Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie.
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  • Other similar short treatises are: Die Griindung Roms (1868); Daduchos (1875), on the language of the myths and mythical buildings; Die Wanderungen der Inachostochter Io (1880); Prolegomena zur Mythologie als Wissenschaft and Lexikon der Mythensprache (1891).
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  • See Ktientzle, Ober die Sternsagen der Griechen (1897), and his article in Roscher's Lexikon; he shows that in the oldest legend Orion the constellation and Orion the hero are quite distinct, without deciding which was the earlier conception.
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  • See Leon Mallinger, Medee: etude sur la litterature comparee, an account of Medea in Greek, Roman, middle age and modern literature (1898); and the articles in Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des antiquites and Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie.
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  • According to Roscher (in his Lexikon der Mythologie), who identifies the ciris with the heron, the story of Nisus and Scylla (like these of Acdon, Procne, Philomela and Tereus) was invented to give an aetiological explanation of the characteristics of certain birds.
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  • Roscher (Nektar and Ambrosia, 1883; see also his article in Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologic) nectar and ambrosia were originally only different forms of the same substance - honey, regarded as a dew, like manna, fallen from heaven, which was used both as food and drink.
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  • Zopffel in the preparation of a small Lexikon fiir Theologie and Kirchenwesen (1882; 3rd ed., 1895), and in 1893 became editor of the Theol.
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  • See article by P. Weizsacker in Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie.
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  • The archbishop's next dispute was with the papal 3 See Henri Lavoix, Histoire de l'instrumentation, p. III; Gerber, Lexikon, " Giuseppe Ferlendis"; Robert Eitner, Quellen-Lexikon der Tonkii.nstler, " Gioseffo Ferlendis."
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  • Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie contains a list of modern authorities on the subject of Cadmus; see also 0.
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  • She is not mentioned in the Iliad or the Odyssey, but in Hesiod (Theogony, 409) she is the daughter of the Titan Perses and Asterie, in a passage which may be a later interpolation by the Orphists (for other genealogies see Steuding in Roscher's Lexikon).
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  • The derivation of all the functions assigned to him from the idea of a single original lightor sun-god, worked out in his Lexikon der Mythologie by Roscher, who regards it as "one of the most certain facts in mythology," has not found general acceptance, although no doubt some features of his character can be readily explained on this assumption.
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  • Roscher, in the article "Apollo" in his Lexikon der Mythologie, derives all the aspects and functions of Apollo from the conception of an original lightand sun-god.
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  • Bergmann, Les Amazones dans l'histoire et dans � la fable (1853); P. Lacour, Les Amazones (1901); articles in PaulyWissowa's Realencyclopcidie and Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie; Grote, Hist.
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  • Gerhard, Uber den Gott Eros (1850); articles in Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie, Daremberg and Saglio's Dictionnaire des antiquites, and Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopadie.
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  • Sauer (in Roscher's Lexikon) also identifies Hippolytus with the "health-giving sun," and Virbius with a healing god akin to Asclepius.
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  • Bergmann, Les Amazones dans l'histoire et dans � la fable (1853); P. Lacour, Les Amazones (1901); articles in PaulyWissowa's Realencyclopcidie and Roscher's Lexikon der Mythologie; Grote, Hist.
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