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n. Greek Mythology
The Muse of tragedy.

[Latin Melpomenē, from Greek, from feminine present middle participle of melpein, to sing (especially to the accompaniment of the cithara), of unknown origin.]


(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the Muse of tragedy


(mɛlˈpɒm əˌni)

the Muse of tragedy.
[< Latin Melpomenē < Greek Melpoménē= feminine of present participle of mélpesthai to sing]
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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.
Two copies after Marcantonio's Modi have been canceled; a drawing of the so-called Melpomene now in the Louvre is one of the earliest records of it in the courtyard of the Cancelleria.
Por tanto, si realmente P refleja el criterio organizador de Quevedo, al menos se ha de admitir que dos de sus seis musas no guardan el orden supuestamente decidido por el poeta: Melpomene y la musa--indeterminada--que Salas habria desplazado de su lugar primigenio.
2007), y varias Polypodiaceae grammitidoides como Lellingeria, Melpomene y Terpsichore (Polypodiaceae) (LABIAK et al.
The artist has replaced the statues of Thalia and Melpomene, which were positioned each side of the proscenium arch at Covent Garden (see Plate 2), with very different figures.
Kasthari makes his first start for James Bethell, while Melpomene races for the first time since February.
Hind continued on to make more asteroid discoveries: 8 Flora later that year, 12 Victoria in 1850, 14 Irene in 1851, 18 Melpomene, 19 Fortuna, 22 Kalliope and 23 Thalia in 1852, 27 Euterpe in 1853, and finally 30 Urania in 1854.
Asi, el reconocimiento sustentado sobre simbolos en la dictio elocutionis (<<gloria>>, <<coronam>>) presenta su paralelo en el explicit de Horacio: <<lauro cinge volens, Melpomene, comam>> (V.
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Top earners (more than pounds 10,000) Love Dubai pounds 15,220, Melpomene pounds 14,783, Boscobel pounds 11,133
JULY 30 A secondary extinction during a 1978 occultation indicated that Melpomene may have a large moon.