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A·pol·lo

 (ə-pŏl′ō)
n.
1. Greek Mythology The god of prophecy, music, medicine, and poetry, sometimes identified with the sun.
2. apollo pl. apol·los A young man of great physical beauty.

[Latin Apollō, from Greek Apollōn.]

apollo

(əˈpɒləʊ)
n, pl -los
a strikingly handsome youth

apollo

(əˈpɒləʊ)
n, pl -los
(Animals) a handsome Eurasian mountain butterfly, Parnassius apollo, with palish wings and prominent red ocelli

Apollo

(əˈpɒləʊ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) classical myth the god of light, poetry, music, healing, and prophecy: son of Zeus and Leto

Apollo

(əˈpɒləʊ)
n
(Astronautics) any of a series of manned US spacecraft designed to explore the moon and surrounding space. Apollo 11 made the first moon landing in July 1969

A•pol•lo

(əˈpɒl oʊ)

n., pl. -los.
1. the ancient Greek and Roman god of light, healing, music, and poetry.
2. a handsome young man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Apollo - (Greek mythology) Greek god of lightApollo - (Greek mythology) Greek god of light; god of prophecy and poetry and music and healing; son of Zeus and Leto; twin brother of Artemis
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Translations
ApollApollon
ApolloApollón
アポロアポロン

Apollo

[əˈpɒleʊ] NApolo

Apollo

n (Myth) → Apollo m; (fig also)Apoll m

Apollo

[əˈpɒləʊ] nApollo
References in classic literature ?
All I had was nine roubles, I had to give seven of that to my servant, Apollon, for his monthly wages.
I polished my boots a second time with my own hands; nothing in the world would have induced Apollon to clean them twice a day, as he considered that it was more than his duties required of him.
he would ask himself in perplexity several times a day, involuntarily beginning to reflect anew on the meaning of the phenomena of life; but knowing by experience that there were no answers to these questions he made haste to turn away from them, and took up a book, or hurried of to the Club or to Apollon Nikolaevich's, to exchange the gossip of the town.
I once overheard her say to her mother: "il est beau comme Apollon quand il sourit de son air hautain.
Two huge games take place on Sunday in Round 2 of the Cyprus championship playoffs with leaders Apoel taking on AEK at the GSP stadium while second-placed Apollon travel to Larnaca to face third-placed Anorthosis.
The Toffees' return to Europe has deteriorated from mildly nauseating to completely comatose and a fitting epitaph would be to back Apollon Limassol to administer the last rites at the GSP Stadium.
Blanka Vlasic exclaimed her great delight when her younger brother was first selected in the Blues' squad and then later found the net for the Toffees in their Europa League clash with Apollon Limassol at Goodison Park last Thursday evening.
2 EVERTON suffered yet more embarrassment in the Europa League after they were denied victory by Apollon Limassol's 10 men in the 89th minute.
EVERTON suffered more embarrassment in Europe after being denied victory in the 89th minute by a Apollon Limassol team reduced to 10 men.
Sunday's match had third-place Anorthosis Famagusta visiting fourth-place Apollon in Limassol.
Exiled Scot Ally Reynolds only made his senior debut for Apollon Limassol two weeks ago but the teenager is now already dreaming of turning out for Rangers.
99 Kindle), Susan Apollon shares a collection of real-life stories from people she's encountered--stories that reveal the gifts that spring up and flourish in the harsh terrain of loss.