Heliconian


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Hel`i`co´ni`an


a.1.Of or pertaining to Helicon.
2.(Zool.) Like or pertaining to the butterflies of the genus Heliconius.
References in classic literature ?
1-25) From the Heliconian Muses let us begin to sing, who hold the great and holy mount of Helicon, and dance on soft feet about the deep-blue spring and the altar of the almighty son of Cronos, and, when they have washed their tender bodies in Permessus or in the Horse's Spring or Olmeius, make their fair, lovely dances upon highest Helicon and move with vigorous feet.
Did some Heliconian Oread give him thee, a new-born joy?
She belongs in Toronto to the exclusive Heliconian Club in Yorkville.
9) Toronto, for example, saw the foundation of its branches of the Lyceum Women's Art Association (in 1886), the Women's Musical Club (1899), and the University Women's Club (1903), as well as the newly-formed and free-standing Arts and Letters Club and the Heliconian Club (both 1908), for men and women respectively.
Aesop, Isis, and the Heliconian Muses', CPh 94, 268-80.
Paul's Avenue Road United Church) n *3 -- Olivet Congregational Church, 1876 [A] (Toronto Heliconian Club) pD 4 -- Christian Workers Church, 1865 [A] [Primitive Methodist Church] 5 -- Walmer Road Baptist Church, 1888 [D] PN 6 -- Olivet Congregational Church, 1890 [B] (Hazelton House) *7 -- Bloor Street Presbyterian Church, 1889 [B] (Bloor Street United Church P *8 -- Church of the Redeemer (Anglican), 1879 [B] D 9 -- Central Methodist Church, 1854 [C] DR 10 -- St.