Promethean


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Pro·me·the·an

 (prə-mē′thē-ən)
adj.
1. Greek Mythology Relating to or suggestive of Prometheus.
2. Boldly creative; defiantly original.
n.
One who is boldy creative or defiantly original in behavior or actions.

Promethean

(prəˈmiːθɪən)
adj
1. (Classical Myth & Legend) of or relating to Prometheus
2. creative, original, or life-enhancing
n
a person who resembles Prometheus

Pro•me•the•an

(prəˈmi θi ən)

adj.
1. of or suggestive of Prometheus.
2. creative; boldly original.
n.
3. a person who resembles Prometheus in spirit or action.
[1580–90]
Translations

Promethean

adj (liter)prometheisch (liter)
References in classic literature ?
And at last Bert was left almost alone, a sad, blackened Promethean figure, cursed by the gift of fire.
I carried with me some promethean matches, which I ignited by biting; it was thought so wonderful that a man should strike fire with his teeth, that it was usual to collect the whole family to see it: I was once offered a dollar for a single one.
NetDragon" or "the Company") (Hong Kong Stock Code: 777), a leading developer and operator of online games and mobile internet platforms in China, today announced that ActivPanel, an interactive flat panel display designed specifically for classrooms and produced by its global education technology and solutions subsidiary Promethean, was named as a finalist in the 2016 Digital Devices category at the Bett Awards.
Tenders are invited for Promethean 587 Pro Interactive White Board
During the past seven years, the company installed thousands of interactive boards from Promethean in more than 300 schools and universities across Qatar and trained more than 10,000 teachers, which won Darwish Technology awards from Promethean.
Global education company, Promethean is celebrating today after winning the coveted 'ICT Exporter of the Year' title at last night's Bett Awards.
To data the participating teams are: Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait (BBK), Al Salam Bank and Gulf Finance House (GFH), Alba, Midal Cable, Al Amthal Group, Promethean, T'azur and Benefit.
Photographic works from Matt McKee's Promethean Dreams series have been selected to support and set the mood for Bill Streever's talk about his latest book, Heat: Adventures in the World's Fiery Places, “an adventurous ride through the most blisteringly hot regions of science, history, and culture" (Streever, Bill).
While in London for BETT, the world's largest educational technology exhibition at ExCel London, Education Minister Hassan Diab signed an agreement with the CEO of Promethean, Jim Marshal, to enhance and develop primary education across Lebanon.
The Promethean enemies and new set of weapons were posted in a NeoGaf forum by user Garrett 2U, according to (http://halocouncil.
The International School of Creative Science in Sharjah has been awarded with the Promethean Centre of Excellence accreditation, recognising the school for becoming one of only nine Promethean Centres of Excellence in the Middle East.
Promethean World, which floated on the London Stock Exchange at 200p a share two years ago, suffered a further 20% plunge to 58.