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Meaning of "Hyades" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HYADES

Via Latin from Greek huades, perhaps from huein to rain.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HYADES

Hyades  [ˈhaɪəˌdiːz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HYADES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hyades 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.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HYADES


Alcibiades
ˌælsɪˈbaɪəˌdiːz
antipodes
ænˈtɪpəˌdiːz
Cyclades
ˈsɪkləˌdiːz
dipsades
ˈdɪpsəˌdiːz
ephemerides
ˌɛfɪˈmɛrɪˌdiːz
Eumenides
juːˈmɛnɪˌdiːz
Euripides
jʊˈrɪpɪˌdiːz
Hebrides
ˈhɛbrɪˌdiːz
Hesperides
hɛˈspɛrɪˌdiːz
irides
ˈaɪrɪˌdiːz
Maimonides
maɪˈmɒnɪˌdiːz
mastitides
mæˈstaɪtəˌdiːz
Miltiades
mɪlˈtaɪəˌdiːz
monades
ˈmɒnəˌdiːz
Pierides
paɪˈɪərɪˌdiːz
Pleiades
ˈplaɪəˌdiːz
rhagades
ˈræɡəˌdiːz
Simonides
saɪˈmɒnɪˌdiːz
Sporades
ˈspɒrəˌdiːz
Thucydides
θuːˈsɪdɪˌdiːz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HYADES

Hutu
hutzpah
Huxley
Huygens
Huygens´ eyepiece
Huysmans
huzoor
huzzah
HV
HW
hwan
Hwang Hai
Hwang Ho
Hwange
HWM
hwyl
hyacinth
hyacinthine
Hyacinthus
Hyads

WORDS THAT END LIKE HYADES

antitrades
building trades
charades
Comrades
dolmades
Everglades
Hades
in spades
jack of all trades
jack-of-all-trades
Northern Sporades
palisades
pseudomonades
Red Brigades
shades
snowblades
spades
the Everglades
the Red Brigades
the shades

Synonyms and antonyms of Hyades in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Hyades» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HYADES

Find out the translation of Hyades to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Hyades from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Hyades» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

毕星团
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Hyades
570 millions of speakers

English

Hyades
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Hyades
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القلائص
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Гиады
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Hyades
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রোহিনী-নক্ষত্র
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Hyades
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hyades
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hyaden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヒヤデス星団
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

히아 데스 성단
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hyades
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Hyades
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Hyades
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हाइडस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Öküz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Iadi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Hyades
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Гиади
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Hyades
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Υάδες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Hyaden
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Hyades
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Hyadene
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HYADES»

The term «Hyades» is regularly used and occupies the 101.273 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HYADES» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HYADES»

Discover the use of Hyades in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Hyades and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Sky Catalogue 2000.0: Stars to magnitude 8.0
Member of Hyades. 27691. Member of Hyades. 27697. Member of Hyades. 27731. Member of Hyades. 27749. Member of Hyades. 27808. Member of Hyades. 27819. Member of Hyades. 27836. Member of Hyades. 27837. Member of Hyades.
Alan Hirshfeld, Roger W. Sinnott, F. Ochsenbein, 1991
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Ancient Greek Beliefs
Hyades are the five sisters, daughters of the Titan Atlas and Aethra, an Oceanid. The five Hyades sisters are devoted to their brother Hyas, who is an excellent archer. One day, a lion kills him while he is following it. When the sisters hear about ...
Perry L. Westmoreland, 2007
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Measuring the Universe: The Cosmological Distance Ladder
We now know the distance to the Hyades cluster very accurately, and so we know the absolute magnitude of the Hyades stars. But the Hyades is quite an old cluster. Results from Hipparcos suggest that it formed between 575 million and 675 ...
Stephen Webb, 1999
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Hamlet's Mill: An Essay on Myth and the Frame of Time
It was the name given by the Babylonians to the Hyades, which were placed in Taurus as the "Jaw of the Bull." If we remember the classic tag "the rainy Hyades" it is because Hyades meant "watery." In the Babylonian creation epic, which ...
Giorgio De Santillana, Hertha von Dechend, 1977
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The Milky Way
trigonometric parallaxes are excellent for purposes of calibration to distances of 20 parsecs from the sun and earth, but that they become increasingly less reliable for greater distances. The Hyades moving cluster is excellently placed to yield ...
Bart Jan Bok, 1981
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Forensic Log Investigator (FLI)---A Log Analysis and ...
<adapter:Adapter xmlns:adapter="http://www.eclipse.org/hyades/schema/Adapter .xsd" xmlns:cc= "http://www.eclipse.org/hyades/schema/ComponentConfiguration .xsd" xmlns:ex="http://www.eclipse.org/hyades/schema/Extractor.xsd" ...
Thieu Van Tran Pham, 2007
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Dictionary of Deities and Demons in the Bible DDD
In Job 9:9 's is named along with ksyl and kymh too; the Pleiades, the Hyades and Orion are winter constellations grouped in the same portion of the sky, while the Great Bear is distant from them. Aldebaran, the giant red star which represents ...
K. van der Toorn, Bob Becking, Pieter Willem van der Horst, 1999
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The Monthly Sky Guide
Following the Pleiades across the sky is the V-shaped Hyades group with ruddy Aldebaran at one tip. Orion marches grandly upwards from the south-east followed by his dogs, brilliant Procyon and Sirius. Between Orion and the pole glitters ...
Ian Ridpath, 2012
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Exploring the Night Sky with Binoculars
Perseus Pleiades Hyades Taurus is a large and bright Zodiacal constellation, dominated by the orange-red Aldebaran (0.8) and the two open clusters of the Hyades and the Pleiades. There can be no mistaking Aldebaran, if only because it ...
Patrick Moore, 2000
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Sky Vistas: Astronomy for Binoculars and Richest-Field ...
The "V" that forms the face of Taurus the Bull is almost entirely composed of members of the Hyades Star Cluster. The main non-member is the ruddy-orange 1st magnitude Aldebaran (Alpha [a] Tauri) in the right eye of the Bull, a K5 III giant , ...
Craig Crossen, Gerald Rhemann, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HYADES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Hyades is used in the context of the following news items.
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Moon Meets Beautiful Hyades Star Cluster Sunday Morning
The Hyades grouping is among the nearest of the star clusters, which explains why so many of the separate stars in this cluster can be seen. «Space.com, Jul 15»
2
Minnesota Starwatch for July 2015
... on the 12th to see a waning crescent moon near Aldebaran, the eye of Taurus, along with the lovely Hyades and Pleiades star clusters. «Kimball Tri County News, Jul 15»
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Starry Vortex Takes Top Spot in Nightscapes Photo Contest
The Pleiades and the Hyades, two star clusters, are visible through the aurora, and the snow sparkles in the moonlight. [See Stunning Photos of ... «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
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Photos: Star Trails and Aurora Glow in the Night Sky
"This well composed and executed image captures the pin-sharp images of the Pleiades and Hyades through swirling bands of auroral light ... «Live Science, Jul 15»
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This Week's Night Sky: Pluto Presents an Observing Challenge
Early risers on Sunday, July 12, can check out the razor-thin crescent moon posing next to the Hyades star cluster and the bright orange star ... «National Geographic, Jul 15»
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Umpqua Star Gazer: See blue moon in July
Look about 4:30 a.m. PDT to the east to spot an extra bright “star” to the left of the Hyades star cluster in Taurus. That's Mercury. Each morning ... «NRToday.com, Jul 15»
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True Detective 2 is a pretenious, mopey mess
Carcosa was theoretically located somewhere in the Hyades star cluster, which draws its name from Greek mythology, specifically the ... «NWAOnline, Jul 15»
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July Astronomy: Venus Is Brilliant During the Month—and So Are …
Binoculars show, in the same field, the fainter more distant stars of the V-shaped Hyades star cluster, with the moon just within the southern ... «Coachella Valley Independent, Jun 15»
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THE SKY THIS MONTH: Searching for dwarf planet...
July 12: The crescent Moon is close to Aldebaran and the Hyades in the dawn sky. July 16: The crescent Moon will be near Venus and Jupiter ... «HamiltonNews, Jun 15»
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In July, Venus outshines Jupiter
Waning moon. A waning crescent moon near Aldebaran, the eye of Taurus, along with the Hyades and Pleiades star clusters. × ... «International Falls Journal, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Hyades [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hyades>. Jun 2021 ».
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