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Meaning of "katabases" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF KATABASES

katabases  [kəˈtæbəˌsiːz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF KATABASES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Katabases 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 KATABASES


anabases
əˈnæbəˌsiːz
anamorphoses
ˌænəˈmɔːfəˌsiːz
anthraces
ˈænθrəˌsiːz
boraces
ˈbɔːrəˌsiːz
catabases
kəˈtæbəˌsiːz
catalyses
kəˈtæləˌsiːz
diastases
daɪˈæstəˌsiːz
iconostases
ˌaɪkəʊˈnɒstəˌsiːz
mesothoraces
ˌmɛsəʊˈθɔːrəˌsiːz
metatheses
mɛˈtæθəˌsiːz
metathoraces
ˌmetəˈθɔːrəˌsiːz
myiases
ˈmaɪəˌsiːz
parabases
pəˈræbəˌsiːz
pityriases
ˌpɪtəˈraɪəˌsiːz
prothoraces
prəʊˈθɔːrəˌsiːz
schistosomiases
ˌʃɪstəsəʊˈmaɪəˌsiːz
telangiectases
tɪˌlændʒɪˈektəˌsiːz
thoraces
ˈθɔːrəˌsiːz
trichomoniases
ˌtrɪkəʊməˈnaɪəˌsiːz
urolithiases
ˌjʊərəʊlɪˈθaɪəˌsiːz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE KATABASES

kat
kata
katabasis
katabatic
katabolic
katabolically
katabolism
katabothron
katadromous
katakana
katana
Katanga
Katar
Katari
katathermometer
katavothron

WORDS THAT END LIKE KATABASES

amoebiases
babesiases
bacteriostases
bases
crases
emphases
entases
homeostases
homoeostases
hypostases
kinetic theory of gases
Manases
metastases
misemphases
oases
onchocerciases
periphrases
protases
reemphases
toxocariases

Synonyms and antonyms of katabases in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «katabases» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF KATABASES

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The translations of katabases from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «katabases» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

katabases
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

katabases
570 millions of speakers

English

katabases
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

katabases
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

katabases
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

katabases
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

katabases
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

katabases
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

katabases
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Katabases
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

katabases
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

katabases
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

katabases
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Katabases
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

katabases
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

katabases
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कॉटाबेस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

katabases
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

katabases
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

katabases
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

katabases
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

katabases
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

katabases
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

katabases
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

katabases
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

katabases
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of katabases

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «KATABASES»

The term «katabases» is barely ever used and occupies the 201.534 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about katabases

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «KATABASES»

Discover the use of katabases in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to katabases and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cary Nelson and the Struggle for the University
CARY. NELSON'S. RECOVERY. WORK. Michael Thurston A great deal of attention has been paid, justifiably, to Cary Nelson's recovery of numerous poems, poets, and poetic communities repressed by what he has called “the interlocking ...
Nelson
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Myths of the Underworld Journey: Plato, Aristophanes, and ...
Clark carefully distinguishes this wisdom tradition of katabases from other descents connected with fertility cycles. ,0 Aristophanes, of course, plays with the meanings of desire, Tt66os, which generally conveys the idea of longing for one who ...
Radcliffe G. Edmonds, III, 2004
3
A Backward Glance: The Southern Renascence, the ...
In the particular terms of the autobiographical epic, Eugene Gant's physical growth and psychological development are imaged in terms of outward journeys away from home and by inward katabases that probe the depths of his personal ...
Joseph R. Millichap, 2009
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The Underworld in Twentieth-Century Poetry: From Pound and ...
Perhaps not coincidentally, the first group tends to include the best-known modern katabases (Pound's “Hell Cantos,” for example, or Eliot's “Burnt Norton”), while the second is made up mostly of less familiar poems. The canonical origin of the ...
Michael Thurston, 2009
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Classical Myth & Culture in the Cinema
... own private inferno.20 The recent revival of the war film genre — Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List (1993) and Saving Private Ryan (1998), Malick's The Thin Red Line — gives us additional examples of katabases, here set in World War II.
Martin M. Winkler, 2001
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Redefining Ancient Orphism: A Study in Greek Religion
Plenty of evidence survives of epic katabases, not just Homer's Odysseus, but Heracles and Theseus and perhaps even other heroes. Despite the arguments that scholars such as Dieterich and Norden advanced, there is little reason to ...
Radcliffe G. Edmonds III, 2013
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Passage Through Hell: Modernist Descents, Medieval Underworlds
Heracles has become the frozen symbol for all past katabases: he authorizes Odysseus, admitting him into the pantheon while equally demonstrating where he is outstripped by him; as in Achilles' speech, the Odyssean epithet polumechanos ...
David Lawrence Pike, 1997
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Bob Jackman, 2012
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Encyclopedia of Religion and Film
The mythical journey to the underworld seems to signify the death and rebirth ( real or metaphorical) of the hero of the mythic narrative. One of the most famous katabases in Greco-Roman myth is that of Orpheus, the putative first poet, who ...
Eric Michael Mazur, 2011
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Before Animals Talked and Other Poems
He had once considered a Katabases, but it would have been antithetical to his Greek Agoge, formally completed, a day, ten years, a lifetime ago when he resembled Jung not yet Carl and some remarked that it was Lovis Corinth before a ...
Ken Smith, 2014

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «KATABASES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term katabases is used in the context of the following news items.
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Holy Saturday: Death as an Object of Faith
What strikes us about the ancient katabases is the continually returning theme of transformation, a complete rebirth of the person, a rebirth ... «Patheos, Apr 15»
2
French under no illusions about Thomond test
This game has already taken on the measure of what the Greeks would call katabases. Orpheus nips off to find Eurydice, Heracles swings low ... «Irish Examiner, Dec 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Katabases [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/katabases>. Oct 2019 ».
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