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Meaning of "haemony" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HAEMONY

haemony  [ˈhiːmənɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HAEMONY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Haemony is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HAEMONY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of haemony in the English dictionary

The definition of haemony in the dictionary is a plant with paranormal qualities referred to by Milton.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HAEMONY


alimony
ˈælɪmənɪ
anemone
əˈnɛmənɪ
antimony
ˈæntɪmənɪ
Brahmani
ˈbrɑːmənɪ
ceremony
ˈsɛrɪmənɪ
Chamonix
ˈʃæmənɪ
disharmony
dɪsˈhɑːmənɪ
Germany
ˈdʒɜːmənɪ
harmony
ˈhɑːmənɪ
hegemony
hɪˈɡɛmənɪ
inharmony
ɪnˈhɑːmənɪ
lemony
ˈlɛmənɪ
matrimony
ˈmætrɪmənɪ
phillumeny
fɪˈluːmənɪ
Romani
ˈrɒmənɪ
Romany
ˈrɒmənɪ
simony
ˈsaɪmənɪ
Tammany
ˈtæmənɪ
testimony
ˈtɛstɪmənɪ
Yemeni
ˈjɛmənɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HAEMONY

haemoflagellate
haemoglobin
haemoglobinometer
haemoglobinopathy
haemoglobinuria
haemoid
haemolyses
haemolysin
haemolysis
haemolytic
haemophile
haemophilia
haemophiliac
haemophilic
haemophilioid
haemopoiesis
haemopoietic
haemoptyses
haemoptysis
haemorrhage

WORDS THAT END LIKE HAEMONY

agrimony
Amrit Ceremony
award ceremony
awards ceremony
close harmony
degree ceremony
graduation ceremony
holy matrimony
induction ceremony
launching ceremony
marriage ceremony
mony
New Harmony
opening ceremony
Oscars ceremony
parsimony
patrimony
sanctimony
stand on ceremony
without ceremony

Synonyms and antonyms of haemony in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «haemony» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HAEMONY

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haemony
1,325 millions of speakers

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haemony
570 millions of speakers

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haemony
510 millions of speakers

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haemony
380 millions of speakers
ar

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haemony
280 millions of speakers

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haemony
278 millions of speakers

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haemony
270 millions of speakers

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haemony
260 millions of speakers

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haemony
220 millions of speakers

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Haeman
190 millions of speakers

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haemony
180 millions of speakers

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haemony
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

haemony
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Haeman
85 millions of speakers
vi

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haemony
80 millions of speakers

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haemony
75 millions of speakers

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रक्तामध्ये
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

haemony
70 millions of speakers

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haemony
65 millions of speakers

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haemony
50 millions of speakers

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haemony
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

haemony
30 millions of speakers
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haemony
15 millions of speakers
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haemony
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

haemony
10 millions of speakers
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haemony
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of haemony

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HAEMONY»

The term «haemony» is normally little used and occupies the 146.251 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HAEMONY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about haemony

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAEMONY»

Discover the use of haemony in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to haemony and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Milton Encyclopedia
[JTS] HAEMONY. Milton used the term haemony in Mask (629-41) for "a small unsightly root ... of divine effect" whose magical and allegorical* properties have been interpreted by critics in various complementary or conflicting ways.
William Bridges Hunter, 1983
2
Variorum Commentary on the Poems of John Milton: The Minor ...
Rosemond Tuve (Images, 152) so far agrees with Le Comte as to observe that, since ' haemony, carefully distinguished from the moly of temperance, protects the brothers from one aspect of the enchantment ... a relation between haemony  ...
A. S. P. Woodhouse, Douglas Bush, 1972
3
"Matter of Glorious Trial": Spiritual and Material Substance ...
79. There is a reference here to the trope of man as the futon ouranion, or “ heavenly plant,” which in biblical commentaries is also known as the “arbora inversa” (inverted tree). 80. John Steadman, traces the etymology of “haemony” and points ...
N. K. Sugimura, 2009
4
The Politics of Mirth: Jonson, Herrick, Milton, Marvell, and ...
He provides two complementary ways out of the dilemma: through the plant haemony and through the healing ritual of Sabrina. Both of these forces are associated with festival "magic." Haemony, that mysterious weed, has given rise to much ...
Leah S. Marcus, 1989
5
John Milton's Aristocratic Entertainments
5 □ Spiritual instructions 1 The following section about Haemony and the shepherd lad is a shortened and somewhat modified version of my article, 'The Shepherd, the Musician, and the Word in Milton's Masque'. For the long bibliography on ...
Cedric Clive Brown, 1985
6
A Companion to Milton
As a remedy, the Attendant Spirit suggests Haemony (line 637), a mysteriously allegorical herb whose meaning has puzzled critics and led to many ingenious and notorious interpretations. It has been claimed to represent `Platonic philosophy' ...
Thomas Corns, 2008
7
Lady in the Labyrinth: Milton's Comus as Initiation
Both Haemony and Sabrina are evidently providential powers, immanent in the natural world, serviceable in exposing and dispelling illusion, preventing or releasing the mind from its dependence on or bondage to the senses, and curative, ...
William Shullenberger, 2008
8
Rewriting the Renaissance: The Discourses of Sexual ...
The reference to moly suggests that female sexuality is the real culprit here, the primary object of resistance and control. Although both the wand and the sword only encourage its recalcitrance, the humbler haemony is able to master its magic.
Margaret W. Ferguson, Maureen Quilligan, Nancy Vickers, 1986
9
Northrop Frye on Milton and Blake
The antidote for this, a healing drug or herb which leads one to knowledge and virtue, is mentioned in the Second Elegy and enters Comus as the mysterious “ haemony,” which is compared to the Homeric moly. The Biblical archetypes of the  ...
Northrop Frye, Angela Esterhammer, 2005
10
Vulgar Eloquence: On the Renaissance Invention of English ...
Hermes gives to Odysseus in the Odyssey, so that he may enjoy Circe's enchantments without being enchanted by them.47 In order to appreciate haemony's relevance to Milton's meditation on the tale of Philomela, we would need to realize ...
Sean Keilen, 2006

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Haemony [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/haemony>. Jul 2020 ».
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