Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Euterpe: Euterpe oleracea


n. Greek Mythology
The Muse of lyric poetry and music.

[Latin Euterpē, from Greek, (literally, "she who delights well") : eu-, eu- + terpein, to delight, gladden.]


(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the Muse of lyric poetry and music
Euˈterpean adj


(yuˈtɜr pi)

(in classical myth) the Muse of music and lyric poetry.
Eu•ter′pe•an, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Euterpe - a monocotyledonous genus of graceful palm trees in tropical AmericaEuterpe - a monocotyledonous genus of graceful palm trees in tropical America
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
Euterpe oleracea, cabbage palm - Brazilian palm of genus Euterpe whose leaf buds are eaten like cabbage when young
2.Euterpe - (Greek mythology) the Muse of music (or the flute)Euterpe - (Greek mythology) the Muse of music (or the flute)
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
References in classic literature ?
75-103) These things, then, the Muses sang who dwell on Olympus, nine daughters begotten by great Zeus, Cleio and Euterpe, Thaleia, Melpomene and Terpsichore, and Erato and Polyhymnia and Urania and Calliope (3), who is the chiefest of them all, for she attends on worshipful princes: whomsoever of heaven-nourished princes the daughters of great Zeus honour, and behold him at his birth, they pour sweet dew upon his tongue, and from his lips flow gracious words.
Science Centre (ICSC)) (Euterpe Oleracea Fruit Oil (and)
Morial Convention Center, Dallas-based Topgolf wants to put a high-tech driving range along the New Orleans riverfront at the intersection of Tchoupitoulas and Euterpe streets, upriver from the Pontchartrain Expressway.
For example, Euterpe oleracea (agai or cabbage palm fruit) is a fruit tree that withstands high levels of ultraviolet radiation in Central and South America, thanks to its ability to synthesize a secondary metabolite called ferulic acid.
A major suspected source of infection is Euterpe oleracea, the agai berry, consumed widely as a drink made from a blended pulp (4).
A extracao do DNA do caule de arboreas e importante devido a dificuldade de obtencao de folhas jovens e sadias de plantas altas, como Euterpe edulis (palmiteiro-jucara) que chega a atingir 28 m de altura na fase adulta (DANELLI; FISCH; VIEIRA, 2016).
Sperger competition, Germany, and the first prize winner of 18th International Music Competition EUTERPE in Corato, Italy.
Three miniature works by Augusta Read Thomas D(i)agon(als) for solo clarinet, Euterpe's Caprice for solo flute, and Capricci for flute and clarinet capture movement and motion in their mercurial and spinning musical lines.
Danilo lida com o "reconhecimento da dualidade" e, portanto, com a sexualidade, citando-se aqui o conjunto de obras que integraram sua pesquisa de mestrado "Visoes (do nao visto)" (Perillo, 2011), com series que se intercalam e se sobrepoem, como "Eva" de 2001 a 2007 (Perillo, 2011:72 e 76) e as series de 2010: "Daphne" (Perillo, 2011:75), Euterpe (Perillo, 2011:79) e Marilyn (Perillo, 2011:89).
The acai fruit (Euterpe oleracea) from the palm tree is native to the Amazon forest in Brazil.