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Meaning of "Xuthus" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF XUTHUS

Xuthus  [ˈzuːθəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF XUTHUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Xuthus 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 XUTHUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Xuthus

In Greek mythology, Xuthus was a son of Hellen and Orseis and founder of the Achaean and Ionian nations. He had two sons by Creusa: Ion and Achaeus and a daughter named Diomede.

Definition of Xuthus in the English dictionary

The definition of Xuthus in the dictionary is a son of Hellen, regarded as an ancestor of the Ionian Greeks through his son Ion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH XUTHUS


acanthus
əˈkænθəs
agapanthus
ˌæɡəˈpænθəs
ailanthus
eɪˈlænθəs
aphthous
ˈæfθəs
calycanthus
ˌkælɪˈkænθəs
canthus
ˈkænθəs
ceanothus
ˌsiːəˈnəʊθəs
dianthus
daɪˈænθəs
helianthus
ˌhiːlɪˈænθəs
Hyacinthus
ˌhaɪəˈsɪnθəs
Malthus
ˈmælθəs
miscanthus
mɪsˈkænθəs
Oireachtas
ˈɛrəkθəs
polyanthus
ˌpɒlɪˈænθəs
Rhadamanthus
ˌrædəˈmænθəs
saurognathous
sɔːˈrɒɡnəθəs
schizanthus
skɪtˈsænθəs
strophanthus
strəʊˈfænθəs
xanthous
ˈzænθəs
Xanthus
ˈzænθəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE XUTHUS

Xmas
XML
Xn
Xnty
XO
xoana
xoanon
Xochimilco
XP
Xt
Xtian
Xty
xu
Xuan Zang
Xuan Zong
Xuan-tong
Xun Zi
XUV
Xuzhou
XXL

WORDS THAT END LIKE XUTHUS

Aegisthus
amianthus
Balthus
calathus
clianthus
cyathus
epicanthus
Erymanthus
lecythus
Mount Erymanthus
Olynthus
thus
Zacynthus

Synonyms and antonyms of Xuthus in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Xuthus» into 25 languages

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柑橘凤蝶
1,325 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
570 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
510 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
380 millions of speakers
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Xuthus
280 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
278 millions of speakers

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xuthus
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Xuthus
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Xouthos
220 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
190 millions of speakers

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Xuthos
180 millions of speakers

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アゲハ
130 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Xuthus
85 millions of speakers
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Xuthus
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Xuthus
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक्सथस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Xuthus
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Xuto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

xuthus
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Xuthus
40 millions of speakers

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Xuthus
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Xuthus
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Xuthus
14 millions of speakers
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Xuthus
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Xuthus
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Xuthus

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «XUTHUS»

The term «Xuthus» is normally little used and occupies the 140.793 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «XUTHUS» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «XUTHUS»

Discover the use of Xuthus in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Xuthus and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Heracles and Other Plays
ION: The son born to you or a gift from other hands? XUTHUS : A gift, but the child is mine. ION: Then I was the first person to cross your path? XUTHUS: No one else, my child! ION: However has this happened? XUTHUS: I'm as perplexed as ...
Euripides,, 2002
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The Bacchae and Other Plays
XUTHUS. Loxias, who gave thee nurture, though thou wert my son. ION. Thou art thy own witness. XUTHUS. Nay, I have learnt the answer of the god. ION. Thou art mistaken in the dark riddle thou hast heard. XUTHUS. It seems then I do not ...
Euripides, 1973
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The Classical Journal
Ovx r¡£¡uio~e той flsoû Hpohaft-ßamy Лfayтeú^Aa¡)'• sv yovv elnev, oùx aitaièâ / as Про; ólxov r¡%etv, ovbé o~' Ix удгр-щотч. Melius h A' ovv е'тгеу — Ion. v. 410. . 1 1. i с non clare dici videntur. Ion. v. 521. □ Xuthus. Ao; %spèf <р1\гцла ico» ...
‎1819
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CliffsNotes Greek Classics
After Ion returns from sprinkling sacrificial water from a golden vase, Xuthus rushes through the temple gates and greets Ion as his son. Ion, fearful that Xuthus has gone mad, is astonished by the man's behavior and especially displeased that ...
Mary Ellen Snodgrass, 2007
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The Plays of Euripides
Xuthus. I know not ; but refer thee to the god. Ion. Some other subject let us now begin. Xuthus. This is a topic, O my son, to me Most interesting. Ion. The joys of lawless love Have you experienced? Xuthus. Yes, through youthful folly. Ion.
Euripides, 2007
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A Companion to Classical Receptions
Arthur Way (1894), more than a hundred years later, has little time for such frivolity, or indeed, intelligible sentence structure: XUTHUS: Let me kiss thine hand, and let me fold thy form in mine embrace! ION: Stranger, hast thy wits? – or is thy ...
Lorna Hardwick, Christopher Stray, 2011
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Encyclopedia of Greek and Roman Mythology
Xuthus announces his intention to seek Apollo's oracle and exits; Creusa expresses hope that Apollo will make good his past wrongdoing, and exits. Ion wonders aloud why the foreign woman criticizes the gods, but then before leaving, ...
Luke Roman, Monica Roman, 2010
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The Facts on File Companion to Classical Drama
Athena also predicts that Xuthus and Creusa will have two sons, Doris, founder of the Dorian race, and Achaeus, founder of the Achaean race. Athena then tells Creusa and Ion that they should keep secret the fact that Ion is Creusa's son.
John E. Thorburn, 2005
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Ancient Greek Beliefs
Then, king Xuthus appears with his retinue, asking his wife if his long absence had concerned her. Surprising Creusa, Xuthus informs her that they will return home with a son as the oracle has declared that he already has a son. The oracle  ...
Perry L. Westmoreland, 2007
10
Greek Tragedy and Political Theory
Ion can see the approaches of Xuthus only as lascivious disrespect for the god's servant, while a fawning Xuthus tries to make him understand and accept his new father. But once Xuthus can finally explain, Ion asks first whether he is Xuthus's ...
J. Peter Euben, 1986

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «XUTHUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Xuthus is used in the context of the following news items.
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Supergene Controls Batesian Mimicry In Butterflies
... genome sequences of the unpalatable Pachliopta aristolochiae, Papilio polytes and the closely related Papilio xuthus which does not show Batesian mimicry. «Asian Scientist Magazine, Apr 15»
2
New genomes clarify mimicry evolution
On page 405 of this issue, Haruhiko Fujiwara and colleagues report the genome sequences of P. polytes from Okinawa and a close relative, Papilio xuthus. «Nature.com, Mar 15»
3
There are different theories about the etymology of the words …
According to Greek mythology, the word Hellenes originated from Hellen, son of Deucalion and Pyrrha, who had three sons, Aeolus, Dorus and Xuthus. Aeolus ... «Greek Reporter, Jun 14»
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Bird dropping disguise proves to be effective camouflage
Asian swallowtail caterpillar: Long before Asian swallowtails (Papilio xuthus) grow up to be beautiful black-and-white butterflies, and before they take on the ... «Science News, Jun 14»
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Amphibian Stage Productions Announces Casting for Premiere of …
Other credits include Circle Theatre: Songs for an Old Century (Sam Water), The Play's the Thing (Turai); Stage West: Quills (Royer-Collard), Ion (Xuthus), ... «Broadway World, Jan 14»
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Greece to Restore Ancient Sparta City Theater
He had three sons including Xuthus, Aeolis and Dorus, each of whom The First ... These were the Achaeans, after Xuthus and his son Achaeus, the Ionians, after ... «Greek Reporter, Nov 13»
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Amerikaans Fortress neemt Project Vermeer over
Daarvan werd 695 miljoen euro gefinancierd via CMBS-obligaties ( Morgan Stanley's Xuthus) door beleggers. De overige 355 miljoen euro bestond uit een ... «Vastgoedmarkt, Aug 13»
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Herngren hann flytta miljoner från Cypern
Enligt Dagens Industri hade bolaget Xuthus Limited, vid Felix Herngren AB:s senaste årsredovisning, eget kapital på 17,8 miljoner kronor. EU och IMF har krävt ... «Expressen, Mar 13»
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TEXT-Fitch affirms Xuthus (European Loan Conduit No. 29) notes
June 8 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed Xuthus (European Loan Conduit No. 29) SA's notes, as follows: EUR573.1m class A (XS0332859650) affirmed at 'BBBsf'; ... «Reuters, Jun 12»
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Das unterschätzte Tier: Der mit den Füßen riecht
Und der Geschmack der Schmetterlinge ist sehr speziell: Der Japanische Schwalbenschwanz ( Papilio xuthus ) wird zum Beispiel nur dann zur Eiablage bewegt ... «ZEIT ONLINE, Apr 12»

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