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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.]
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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
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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.
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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
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Translations
ApollApollon
ApolloApollón
アポロアポロン

Apollo

[əˈpɒleʊ] NApolo
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Apollo

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

[əˈpɒləʊ] nApollo
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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.
It is true it was in the Galerie d'Apollon, at the Louvre; but that was respectable for a beginning, and since then we have had them by the dozen; I have ceased to keep the account.
What is going on in the world?" 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.
"Que le dedain lui sied bien!" I once overheard her say to her mother: "il est beau comme Apollon quand il sourit de son air hautain."
Apollon announced on Friday they were parting ways with their coach Sofronis Avgousti following their heavy home defeat (0-4) against PSV Eindhoven in the playoffs of the Europa League.
The 33-year-old began the season with a loan from Zamalek to the Greek club Apollon, but he did not complete his contract and returned to Egypt to stay without a team until the start of the next season.
The case unravelled just 24 hours after joining the Cypriot team and playing a leading role in the 1-0 victory over title contenders Apollon Limassol on February 2.
ANTHONY STOKES is set to be sacked by Greek club Apollon Smyrni after going missing for more than a week.
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.