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thanatopsis

English translation: meditation on death

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Greek term or phrase:thanatopsis
English translation:meditation on death
Entered by: John Kinory
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00:46 Jan 9, 2002
Greek to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
Greek term or phrase: thanatopsis
title of a poem
Amber Lovell
meditation on death
Explanation:
thanatos = death
opsis = view
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John Kinory
Local time: 11:42
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meditation on death


Explanation:
thanatos = death
opsis = view


    Collins English dico (this term is used internationally)
John Kinory
Local time: 11:42
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alex Lane: It is also the title of a very famous poem by William Cullen Bryant, often considered "the first important American poem"
3 hrs
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agree  Sue Goldian
13 hrs
  -> Thanks :-)

agree  Dana Cohen
18 hrs
  -> Ta:-)

agree  Betty Revelioti
3 days 1 hr
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