Mount Parnassus


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Noun1.Mount Parnassus - (Greek mythology) a mountain in central Greece where (according to Greek mythology) the Muses livedMount Parnassus - (Greek mythology) a mountain in central Greece where (according to Greek mythology) the Muses lived; known as the mythological home of music and poetry; "Liakoura is the modern name of Mount Parnassus"
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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On the slope of Mount Parnassus was the famous Delphi, whither Cadmus was going.
NO Tim Drew managing director, Mount Parnassus Here in Scotland we are seeing economic growth lagging year-on-year that of England.
From the vantage of its Mount Parnassus, it discerns those works that have become--perhaps without our realizing it--indispensable to our account of ourselves.
Mount Parnassus was the source of literature, learning and music in Greek mythology.
EPERITUS is a young Greek soldier on a solitary pilgrimage to the oracle on Mount Parnassus, when he stumbles across a group of travellers outnumbered by renegade deserters from the war in Thebes.
So he headed to tiny Ward, a bump of a hill that is dwarfed by the giant 6,000-foot-plus Mount Parnassus ski area about two hours from Athens, where he grew up.