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  Greek Mythology: EURYNOME Titan Goddess of Meadows & Pastures
EURYNOME was the TITANIS earth-goddess (perhaps) of flowery water-meadows and pasturelands.
Eurynome was the third goddess loved by Zeus, after the Titanides Metis and Themis, and she bore him the three Kharites (Graces).
She was sometimes identified with Eurynome, the wife of Ophion.
www.theoi.com /Titan/TitanisEurynome.html   (752 words)

  
 Greek Mythology: EURYNOME Titan Queen of Heaven, Goddess of Pastures
EURYNOME was the eldest of the goddess TITANIDES.
Eurynome was perhaps the same as the Titanis Tethys, whose river-god sons nurtered the grassy pasture-lands (nomia).
Eurynome and Thetis, who appear together in the story of the nursing of Hephaistos on the banks of the River Okeanos, were probably, in origin, a single goddess, Tethys Eurynome (the Nurse of the Wide Pastures).
www.theoi.com /Titan/TitanisEurynome2.html   (665 words)

  
 Eurynome - Demons, Demonology, and Evil in Europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Eurynome was one of the female titans in Greek mythology.
And Eurynome, the daughter of Ocean, beautiful in form, bare him three fair-cheeked Charites (Graces), Aglaea, and Euphrosyne, and lovely Thaleia, from whose eyes as they glanced flowed love that unnerves the limbs: and beautiful is their glance beneath their brows.
Eurynome is a superior demon and prince of death.
www.deliriumsrealm.com /delirium/mythology/eurynome.asp   (380 words)

  
 Eurynome's Creation Myth
Eurynome was born from Chaos, and her first work was to separate the water from the sky.
Eurynome had no problem with this, but when Ophion began to swagger and boast that he alone was responsible for the creation of the world, Eurynome kicked all his teeth out as she threw his butt out of heaven.
Eurynome, "wide wandering," refers to her as the moon traveling across the sky, by the Sumerians she was called the "exalted dove," or, Iahu.
www.paleothea.com /Myths/Eurynome.html   (572 words)

  
 Primeval Deities
Eurynome, however, was known as the daughter of Oceanus.
Eurynome had created a being from the wind, by rolling it until it was transformed into elemental snake, which she had called Ophion.
Eurynome, Oceanus, Tethys, Uranus, Gaea, Cronus, Rhea, Zeus.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/primeval.html   (4335 words)

  
 Eurynome Sources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Oceanids, Asia, Styx, Electra, Doris, Eurynome, Amphitrite, and Metis, children of Ocean by Tethys;
The Graces, Aglaia, Euphrosyne, and Thalia, daughters of Zeus by Eurynome, daughter of Ocean;
Among the 3000 daughters of Ocean by Tethys were the eldest nymphs Peitho, Admete, Ianthe, Electra, Doris, Prymno, Urania, Hippo, Clymene, Rhodea, Callirrhoe, Zeuxo, Clytie, Idyia, Pasithoe, Plexaura, Galaxaura, Dione, Melobosis, Thoe, Polydora, Cerceis, Pluto, Perseis, Ianeira, Acaste, Xanthe, Petraea, Menestho, Europa, Metis, Eurynome, Telesto, Chryseis, Asia, Calypso, Eudora, Tyche, Amphirho, Ocyrrhoe, and Styx.
www.csulb.edu /~dbouvier/SourceFiles/i1380Sources.htm   (98 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
She danced towards the south [Eurynome means "wide wandering"],  and the wind set in motion behind her seemed something new and apart with which to begin a work of creation.
Eurynome danced to warm herself, wildly and more wildly, until Ophion, grown lustful, coiled about those divine limbs and was moved to couple with her.
Eurynome and Ophion made their home upon Mount Olympus, where he vexed her by claiming to be the author of the Universe.
www.ndsu.nodak.edu /instruct/cinichol/BlogStuff/Graves.htm   (630 words)

  
 Eurynome
The most ancient of Greek goddesses, she rose naked from primordial chaos and instantly began to dance: a dance that separated light from darkness and sea from sky.
Then Eurynome had intercourse with the wind serpent and, transforming herself into a dove, laid the universal egg from which creation hatched.
In this form, Eurynome of the sea was said to have been the mother of all pleasure, embodied in the beautiful triplets, the Graces.
www.hranajanto.com /GoddessGallery/eurynome.html   (290 words)

  
 Nymphs
Eurynome was the daughter of Oceanus and Tethys; she was one of the 3000 Oceanids.
By Zeus, Eurynome was the mother of the Graces, and possibly of Asopus, the river god in Sicyon.
Apollonius' Eurynome may not be the same as the nymph Eurynome, though Apollonius does say that she was the daughter of Ocean (Oceanus), but this Oceanus was primeval water, not a Titan or a god.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/nymphs.html   (4699 words)

  
 PaganWitch
The dance of Eurynome was living motion, in opposition to the stillness of the void, and so Eurynome danced away from the place of night, away from the north.
For the universe is the child of Eurynome and Ophion, and this universe is Gaea, and the universe is the child of Nyx and Eros, Eros as the love between Eurynome and Ophion, and this universe is Pan.
Eurynome then created the race of gods known as the Titans to rule within the universe, and she retired to the void, where she dances still.
groups.msn.com /PaganWitch/eurynome.msnw   (392 words)

  
 Green-Gold Serenity:Eurynome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Eurynome conceived and transformed Herself into a dove, then She laid the Universal Egg upon the water.
Eurynome was said to be the Mother of All Pleasure and as such was known as the Mother of the Graces who personified Joy, Beauty and Life.
Eurynome had a very ancient temple in the wilds of Arcadia that stood in the middle of a grove of cypress trees.
hometown.aol.com /eeluna/Eurynome.html   (369 words)

  
 Encyclopedia Mythica: Greek creation myths
In the beginning, Chaos, an amorphous, gaping void encompassing the entire universe, and surrounded by an unending stream of water ruled by the god Oceanus, was the domain of a goddess named Eurynome, which means "far-ruling" or "wide-wandering".
Eurynome separated the sky from the sea by dancing on the waves of Oceanus.
In this manner, she created great lands upon which she might wander, a veritable universe, populating it with exotic creatures such as nymphs, Furies, and Charites as well as with countless beasts and monsters.
pantheon.org /areas/mythology/europe/greek/greek_creation_myths.html   (989 words)

  
 Building The Perfect bEAST / Indie rock's bEASTfest 2001 invades the East Bay   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Eurynome was talking on Gamble's cell phone earlier this week while the bEASTfest partners were frantically running last-minute errands -- picking up the freshly minted, limited-edition bEASTfest compilation CDs, taking care of some banking and rounding up more information to get to the sponsoring East Bay publication, the East Bay Express.
Eurynome recalls the flash of inspiration that got this juggernaut rolling in the first place.
Some of the growth is owed to a broader embrace of the area's culture, acknowledging it as a fertile breeding ground for innovations in improvised music, performance-based art rock, punk rock and roots music.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/gate/archive/2001/11/29/derk.DTL&type=printable   (1073 words)

  
 Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, page 112 (v. 2)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Diodorus, writ­ing perhaps from Ephorus, relates, that Agatharchus was the Syracusan general opposed to him, and represents the defeat as having begun with Eury-medon's division, and thence extended to the cen­tre.
A person who was suborned by Demophilus to bring an accusation of impiety against Aristotle for speaking irreverently of Hermes in a poem, which is preserved in Athenaeus.
When Hephaestus was expelled by Hera from Olympus, Eurynome and Thetis received him in the bosom of the sea.
ancientlibrary.com /smith-bio/1220.html   (928 words)

  
 The Pelasgian North Wind   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In any event, Eurynome looked upon the vast sameness of Chaos and almost inadvertently created the first cosmic duality.
Eurynome's dance aroused the passion of Ophion, who wound himself around the body of the goddess and copulated with her.
Becoming pregnant, Eurynome took the form of a dove and eventually laid the universal egg, which the serpent then wrapped in the coils of his body and held until it hatched.
www.mystae.com /restricted/streams/scripts/northwind.html   (464 words)

  
 Eurynome
Eurynome caught this wind in Her hands and created a great snake.
Eurynome was pleased with Her creations, but when she saw Ophion strutting about, boasting that it was he who was responsible for this marvelous creation, Eurynome, banished him from the heavens!
Eurynome, "wide wandering," refers to her as the moon traveling across the sky.
www.blueroebuck.com /eurynome.htm   (188 words)

  
 Alexander Curtis: Bacchus: Chapter 5
In the beginning, Eurynome, the Goddess of All Things, emerged naked from out of the chaos; but finding nothing to stand on, she separated the sea from the sky so that she might dance upon its waves.
After Eurynome and Ophion had moved to Olympus and the goddess had set a titan and a titaness to watch over each planet, I appeared in my first incarnation as a god of vegetation and was given the office of King of the Year.
Now, although Eurynome's power has waned and wine-growers have long forgotten the steps of the dance, the words of the prayer and the movements of the dancers are so deeply ingrained in me that they have become a part of my being, enabling me to conquer death and preserve my memories of the past.
www.gangan.com /ebooks/bacchus/Bacchus.05.html   (6214 words)

  
 The Gap theory page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In the beginning, Eurynome, the Goddess of All Things, rose naked from Chaos, but found nothing substantial for her feet to rest upon.
Eurynome danced to warm herself, wildly and more wildly, until Ophion, grown lustful, coiled about her divine limbs and was moved to couple with her.
Eurynome and Ophion made their home upon Mount Olympus, where he annoyed her by claiming to be the author of the Universe.
www.creationdays.dk /creationmyth/2.html   (214 words)

  
 Eurynome * The Immortals * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant
Eurynome * The Immortals * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant
There are two goddesses known as Eurynome: One is an ancient moon goddess that gave birth to the earth and stars.
When Hephestis, the lame son of Hera, was thrown from Mount Olympos (Olympus), Eurynome and Thetis rescued him and, for nine years, hid him from the other immortals.
www.messagenet.com /myths/bios/eurynome.html   (335 words)

  
 Lady Eury's Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Myth of Eurynome is an ancient one that predates the Greek myths as we know them.
The Myth of Eurynome is believed to have originated with the original race or inhabitants in Greece,
Eurynome was then lowered even further, to being known as a
www.douglasokeeffe.com /personal/myth.html   (484 words)

  
 Eurynome (mythologie) - Wikipedia
In de Griekse mythologie waren er verschillende vrouwen met de naam Eurynome ("Gezag van veraf"):
In Hesiodus' werken wordt de dochter van koning Nisus van Megara en de moeder van Bellopheron Eurynome genoemd.
De dochter van Orchamus en moeder van Leucothoe, die door Helios bemind werd.
nl.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eurynome_%28mythologie%29   (133 words)

  
 Eurynome
In Greek mythology, there were five women with the name Eurynome ("far ruling").
Wife of Ophion (may be the same as #1)
The text of this article is licensed under the GFDL.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/eu/Eurynome.html   (42 words)

  
 Alternative Creations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A startled light arose from the wastes of Chaos and became the goddess, Eurynome.
She danced across the edge of nothingness and the path of her dancing became the margins of sea and sky.
Upon the earth were trees, flowers, birds, beasts, and man. Eurynome means "far wanderer," the first name given to the moon.
mistrealm.com /Eurynome.html   (193 words)

  
 79 Eurynome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
79 Eurynome es un asteroide principal absolutamente grande y brillante de la correa integrado por metales y rocas ferros- del silicato.
Eurynome fue descubierto por J. Watson de septiembre el 14 de 1863.
Se nombra después de uno de los muchos Eurynomes en la mitología griega.
www.yotor.net /wiki/es/79/79%20Eurynome.htm   (73 words)

  
 The new Israeli Jungian society - Member   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Goddess Eurynome took the wind between her hands and rubbed it.
Thus were created the children of Eurynome: The sun, the moon, the planets, the stars, the earth and everything in it.
Out of rage Eurynome kicked off Ophion's head, she took his teeth out and exiled him to the underworld.
www.israjung.co.il /yael6.htm   (4992 words)

  
 Homer's "The Odysse"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Then she said to her head waiting woman Eurynome, "Bring a seat with a fleece upon it, for the stranger to sit upon while he tells his story, and listens to what I have to say.
Eurynome brought the seat at once and set a fleece upon it, and as soon as Ulysses had sat down Penelope began by saying, "Stranger, I shall first ask you who and whence are you?
Still, notwithstanding all this, tell me who you are and where you come from- for you must have had father and mother of some sort; you cannot be the son of an oak or of a rock."
www.geocities.com /im_tomi/id21_19c.html   (550 words)

  
 Children of the Gods ~ A Power Rangers fanfiction by *kazeko*
Her name was Eurynome, daughter of Chaos, and she was courted by a great serpent, Ophion, composed of the Four Winds—Eurus, Notus, Boreas, and Zephyrus.
She laid a clutch of eggs in the sands of Chaos, and those eggs became the earth, the moon, the planets, the sun, the stars.
Seven thousand years ago, Eurynome enlisted the help of the younger gods to create a race of pure children, Humans who would not be plagued by war and darkness.
kazeko.bravehost.com /fanfics/godchild.htm   (10682 words)

  
 UKAuthors - Eurynome Rising   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
I am not too clued up on mythology so I have never heard of these characters, but I think the poem is tops.
Eurynome is the Goddess of All Things according to the Pelasgian creation myth.
Apparently Eurynome was later demoted to being just one of the Nereids.
www.ukauthors.com /article7681.html   (468 words)

  
 Eurynome (Asteroid) - netlexikon
Benannt wurde der Himmelskörper nach der Okeaniden Eurynome, der Tochter der Uranos und der Gaia.
Eurynome bewegt sich in einem Abstand von 1,9735 (Perihel) bis 2,9147 (Aphel) astronomischen Einheiten in 3,821 Jahren um die Sonne.
Weitere Bücher und Medien zum Thema "Eurynome (Asteroid)" anzeigen
www.lexikon-definition.de /Eurynome-%28Asteroid%29.html   (236 words)

  
 Eurynome
Eurynome war nach einer wahrscheinlich pelasgischen und vorgriechischen Überlieferung die weibliche Urgottheit.
Sie rieb den Händen den Wind und formte daraus Urschlange Ophion mit der sich sich dann Eurynome legte daraufhin das Weltei um welches Ophion ringelte und dadurch zerbrach.
In der griechischen Mythologie gibt es eine weitere Eurynome - die Okeanide die mit Zeus Mutter der drei Chariten wurde.
www.uni-protokolle.de /Lexikon/Eurynome.html   (129 words)

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