threnos

threnos

(ˈθriːnɒs)
n
(Poetry) another word for threnody
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Here is another rose-tinted reading of tragedy, in which its threnos, its lamentation, must never be separated from "Resurrection or Apotheosis or, in some sense ...
(15) In Threnos, prol.: <<Haec enim involutio Spiritus Sancti explicatur a sacris expositoribus: quia sacrae Scripturae eodem spiritu sunt expositae quo sunt editae, sicut dicit Augustinus>>.
Equally, in his explanation of threnos, which is a form of speech 'most passionate, so ought it to be most serious and voyd of fiction and faining', he shuns carelessly expressed or disproportionate affections as, for example, 'when the speaker expresseth a lamentable matter with a cold or carelesse affection' ([L2.sup.r]).
Ante dicha escision, los autores de las tragedias se encontraban con dos posibilidades: "Deberia terminar -la obra- con un threnos y confiar su epifania (o su teofania) al distinto e irrelevante drama satirico que se desarrollara mas tarde?, o deberia ignorar el drama satirico y plantear una teofania propia?
Threnos for 52 string instruments, composed in 1960, is dedicated to the victims of the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima and the piano concerto Resurrection was composed as a reaction to the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.
In relating the suffering associated with their reminiscences about the Algerian War, the narrators rely on threnos (lamentation).
(3) His copy of The Poetical Works of William Shakespeare (1806)--acquired in 1819, the year he wrote "Ode on a Grecian Urn"--contains "Threnos," the last five stanzas of "The Phoenix and Turtle." (4) While it is arguable that he read and refers solely to these stanzas, we shall see that he seems to engage the entire poem.
Holmer, John Ozark (1980), "Othello Threnos: 'Arabian Trees' and 'Indian' versus 'Judean'".
(49) Were it not clear enough that we are dealing with a tragic context, Clitophon gives precise indications that he is following the path of a threnos ('[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]' 'already I shall begin my funeral dirge' 3,10; '[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]' 'a dirge is your marriage-hymn' 3,10; '[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]' 'thus did I silently lament' 3,11).
Justifica la seleccion de las tres obras euripideas anteriormente citadas, define los ejes de analisis "lecho, animalizacion y threnos" para abordar el estudio de la "mujer-botin" y propone como metodologia de trabajo el relevamiento de los lexemas principales y secundarios relativos al eje en cuestion y el analisis de dichas apariciones en el contexto inmediato y general de la obra.
His September 29 recital will includes works by Bach (Suites 1 and 6), Britten (Suite No 1) and Tavener (Threnos).
La tenada nel mantenere vivo il ricordo dei padre e nell'invocare vendetta assume la forma tradizionale del threnos e del goos, di cui Elettra fornisce pero smisurate interpretazioni, in quanto non solo e Tunica a pronunciarli ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) ma, a disperto dell'aristocratico autocontrollo che dovrebbe mantenere, li emette incessantemente, al di fuori dei consueti modi e contesti di esecuzione (vv.