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Meaning of "hybris" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HYBRIS

hybris  [ˈhaɪbrɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HYBRIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hybris 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 HYBRIS


actress
ˈæktrɪs
bris
ˈbrɪs
doris
ˈdɒrɪs
ex-libris
eks ˈliːbrɪs
fortress
ˈfɔːtrɪs
Harris
ˈhærɪs
Horace
ˈhɒrɪs
hubris
ˈhjuːbrɪs
iris
ˈaɪrɪs
kris
krɪs
labrys
ˈlæbrɪs
mattress
ˈmætrɪs
Maurice
ˈmɒrɪs
mistress
ˈmɪstrɪs
Morris
ˈmɒrɪs
nebris
ˈnebrɪs
Osiris
əʊˈsaɪrɪs
Paris
ˈpærɪs
Polaris
pəˈlɑːrɪs
waitress
ˈweɪtrɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HYBRIS

hybrid antibody
hybrid bill
hybrid car
hybrid computer
hybrid rock
hybrid system
hybrid vigour
hybridisable
hybridisation
hybridiser
hybridism
hybridist
hybridity
hybridizable
hybridization
hybridize
hybridizer
hybridoma
hybridous
hybristic

WORDS THAT END LIKE HYBRIS

ambergris
angina pectoris
auris
Capris
clitoris
debris
Eris
ex libris
fris
Gris
Guillaume de Lorris
iberis
loris
orbicularis
orris
sui generis
Sybaris
Tigris
Treaty of Paris
Ventris

Synonyms and antonyms of hybris in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hybris» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HYBRIS

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

Translator English - Chinese

的hybris
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hybris
570 millions of speakers

English

hybris
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

hybris
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

hybris
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Hybris
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hybris
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

hybris
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hybris
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hybris
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hybris
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハイブリス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

오만함 (Hubris)
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hybris
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hybris
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

hybris
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संकरित
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hybris
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hybris
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Hybris
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Hybris
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hybris
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ύβρις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hybris
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hybris
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Hybris
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hybris

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HYBRIS»

The term «hybris» is quite widely used and occupies the 38.609 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HYBRIS» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HYBRIS»

Discover the use of hybris in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hybris and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Tragedy and Philosophy
H. J. Rose puts the point well when he speaks in passing of "those who practice hybris, wanton disregard for the rights of others."38 And Cedric H. Whitman elaborates: "The Christian conception of pride differs from hybris in that it directly  ...
Walter Arnold Kaufmann, 1992
2
Ancient Greek Laws: A Sourcebook
60 Athens, Law on hybris Demosthenes xxi (Against Meidias) 47 ?6th century BC Demosthenes in his speech 'Against Meidias' tried to convince the jury that Meidias' behaviour during the festival of Dionysia of the year 348 BC was insolent, ...
Ilias Arnaoutoglou, 2008
3
The Rise and Fall of States According to Greek Authors
The most obvious link between rise and fall, in Greek thought, can be summed up in the word hybris. Prosperity fosters hybris — ambition and the wish to have more than one's share — and disaster soon follows. But why is disaster the result ?
Jacqueline de Romilly, 1991
4
Democracy and the Rule of Law in Classical Athens: Essays on ...
As with all offenses, there are two aspects to hybris, a subjective side and an objective side.45 As a state of mind, hybris is a disposition that causesaperson to act in acertainwayandischaracterizedbycertain formsof behavior (subjective ...
Edward M. Harris, 2006
5
The Law in Classical Athens
Only the first sentence is concerned with defining the offence, and there is no attempt at all to define hybris itself. That shows that the word does not have any special legal meaning but is just being used in its ordinary sense with which all ...
Douglas Maurice MacDowell, 1978
6
Spirit and Reason: The Embodied Character of Ezekiel's ...
Here, however, Zeus is portrayed negatively as a tyrant rather than as a just ruler. 141 Of the twelve occurrences of the word hybris in Works and Days, Hesiod uses the term seven times in the first 250 lines. Here Hesiod warns the kings ...
Dale Launderville, 2007
7
Demosthenes, Speeches 20-22
That the charge brought by Demosthenes was hybris is often made clear in the speech: the word occurs dozens of times in the speech, and Demosthenes constantly says that his arguments are designed to show that Meidias committed hybris.
Demosthenes., 2010
8
The Greek World
The text of the Athenian law against hybris is preserved, almost certainly accurately, in our texts of Demosthenes' speech against Meidias, composed in the 340s BC: If anyone commits hybris against anyone, whether child or woman or man, ...
Anton Powell, 2002
9
The Book of Ezekiel and the Poem of Erra
First, sin characterized as hybris is not an invention of Christian theology. Hybris is perceived as a major fault or sin in classical Greek literature.33 It is beyond doubt that the idea of hybris as sin had originated and was developed long before ...
Daniel Bodi, 1991
10
Myth, Ethos, and Actuality: Official Art in Fifth-century ...
1 Ethos and Antithesis in the Greek View of the Persian Wars Hybris and Sophrosyne It is well known that the Greeks of the fifth century were inclined to see their struggle with Persia in grandiose, archetypal terms, as a moral and cultural ...
David Castriota, 1992

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HYBRIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hybris is used in the context of the following news items.
1
SAPVoice: A Ten Second Lesson in Customer Service from … - Forbes
“We know that with hybris we will be able to consolidate the information we have throughout the company to create the ultimate customer ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
2
Can SAP SE (NYSE:SAP) Meet Analyst Targets? - Investor Newswire
In February 2012, the Company acquired SuccessFactors, Inc. In October 2012, it acquired Ariba, Inc. In August 2013, it acquired Hybris AG. «Investor Newswire, Jul 15»
3
E-Commerce Software Market 2015 Reviews, Research, Trends …
The key vendors dominating this space include Demandware, Inc., Hybris, IBM Corp., and Oracle Corp. The report also includes a discussion of ... «Solar Plaza, Jul 15»
4
Forrester Chooses New B2B Commerce Market Leaders | PYMNTS …
Forrester researchers also highlighted IBM, Insite Software, Intershop, hybris and Oracle Commerce as leading players, and ones in the midst ... «PYMNTS.com, Jul 15»
5
Illiberal Liberalism: An Existential Threat to Europe - EconoMonitor
The antidote to the hybris of TINA is the commitment to the TIAA principle according to which any solution winning the policy contest in a given ... «EconoMonitor, Jul 15»
6
Local fashion business goes from kitchen to showroom to meet …
Martildo Fashion, owned by Martin Case and Gemma Hewitt, has moved into new premises at Hybris Business Park in Crossways after experiencing meteoric ... «Dorset Echo, Jul 15»
7
Tola Ventures Raising $225M Fund for Enterprise Tech Investments
... Applied Predictive Technologies, acquired earlier this year by MasterCard; Cumulux, acquired by Aditi Technologies; and Hybris Software, ... «Xconomy, Jul 15»
8
For Art's Sake: The Jaeger-LeCoultre Hybris Artistica Collection
Jaeger-LeCoultre fans are familiar with the brand's Hybris Mechanica series of high-complication watches. Last year, Jaeger introduced that ... «Watchtime.com, Jul 15»
9
Vaibhav Global Turns to Hybris for Mobile Solution
Vaibhav Global Ltd. updated its Liquidation Channel website to the Hybris platform and launched a new mobile response system for the jewelry ... «Rapaport, Jul 15»
10
Private Equity Firm HGGC Plants Stake In Marketing Platform Selligent
Midmarket private equity firm HGGC, which groomed hybris into a $1 billion-plus acquisition target for SAP, is the latest. The firm revealed ... «AdExchanger, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Hybris [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hybris>. Oct 2020 ».
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