Apollo

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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 ?
I own no lord but Loxias; him I serve And ne'er can stand enrolled as Creon's man.
Former Doctor Who star Matt Smith is also lined-up for the film as Morbius's Loxias Crown.
Orestes himself mentions a specific divine mandate for his revenge, the oracle of Loxias (Apollo):
3.27-30) Nor did she elude the watcher, but even in sheep-receiving Pytho, the lord of the temple, Loxias, happened to perceive it, persuading himself by means of his truest companion: his all-knowing mind.
Example 4 (on the following four pages), from scene 6 of Prometheus, features a large part of the sung and declaimed monologue of Io, as she describes her night visions to Prometheus, and relates to him the prophecy of the oracle of Loxias. (6) The chorus then laments her hapless state in intense chromatic harmony.
To the South, the predominant species are typical of the Tropical Eastern Pacific, such as Bellator loxias, Porichthys analis, Ancylopsetta dendritica, Aluterus monoceros, Trinectes fimbriatus, Diplectrum macropoma, Urotrygon munda and Paralonchurus rathbuni.
Loxias, would dismiss this as unworthy because art to him means adventure stories, giving credit to such an adventure story which only appears as such in an ordinarily dull life.