How to use Selene in a sentence
Two Seleucid princes, children of Soter's sister Selene, appeared in Rome in 73 to urge their claim to the Ptolemaic throne.
Cleopatra's daughter by Antony (Cleopatra Selene) was married in 25 to Juba II.
While fighting for survival, Michael struggles to adjust to the concept of immortal creatures living among humans, and Selene struggles with her own growing attraction to Michael-now a Lycan and her sworn enemy.
He seems to have received a good education under the care of Augustus who, in 29, after Mark Antony's death, gave him the hand of Cleopatra Selene, daughter of Antony and Cleopatra, and placed him on his father's throne.
In later mythology, under Alexandrian influence, the Horae become the four seasons, daughters of Helios and Selene, each represented with the conventional attributes.Advertisement
It is suggested that this is due to the fact that, at the time of the adoption of the oriental goddess, the Greeks already possessed lunar divinities in Hecate, Selene, Artemis.
But there is no trace of Artemis as such in the epic period, and the Homeric hymn knows nothing of her identification with Selene.
When the latter came to be identified by philosophical speculation with the sungod Helios, it was natural that his sister and counterpart should be identified with the moon-goddess Selene.
Cleopatra compelled Soter to divorce his sister-wife Cleopatra and marry another sister, Selene.
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The Greeks and Romans associated the moon with the goddesses Selene, Phoebe, Artemis, Diana and Hectate for childbirth, fertility and life cycles.
To look like Selene from the movie Underworld, try a bold pair of aqua blue lenses.
Selene from the movie Underworld has piercing aqua blue eyes that are not like any color seen in humans.
Kate Beckinsale played the lead role of Selene, who later learned that her entire family was murdered by the elder vampire Viktor, played by actor Bill Nighy.
Upon her family's death, Viktor turned Selene into a vampire.Advertisement
Originally believing that Lycans killed her family, Selene becomes a "Death Dealer" in the film, taking revenge on all Lycans as she believed they were responsible for the execution of her family.
Bill Nighy's character, Viktor, reportedly decided not to kill Selene because she reminded him of his daughter Sonja.
In the film, Beckinsale's character, Selene, saves him from certain death as Lycans attacked him in his apartment.
Corvin later returned the favor in a different attack, saving Selene's life.
Selene later saw Lucian was alive, confirming her doubts about Kraven's abilities as a Death Dealer as well as his loyalties.Advertisement
The paths of Marcus, Selene, and Michael intersect when Marcus discovers Michael holds the key to William's tomb and Selene is the only remaining being who knows the whereabouts of the imprisoned werewolf.
With the help of Corvinus, the father of Marcus and William, Selene and Michael fight a battle to stop the twin brothers from reigning in terror over the modern rule.
Unless there is another Underworld in the works, on in which Selene ends up pregnant with Michael's baby, many will argue that it served no purpose other than to slow down the action.
Admittedly, the chemistry between Selene and Michael was a lot more evident than it was between Neo and Trinity; still, it did little to further the plot.
Selene is a Death Dealer-a highly trained killer.Advertisement
Selene is played by Kate Beckinsale, who has also appeared in such movies as Van Helsing, Pearl Harbor, The Aviator, and Serendipity.
Together, sparks fly as Selene sets out to save Michael's life from the werewolves who want to use him as a pawn and from the vampires who want to kill him because he is half Lycan.