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  Mnemosyne - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mnemosyne, the Greek personification of memory, with a man; Roman mosaic from Antioch (House of Mnemosyne) made between the 2nd and 3rd centuries A.D. Greek deities
Mnemosyne (Greek Mνημοσύνη, IPA [nɪˈmɒzɪni] in RP and [nɪˈmɑsəni] in General American) (sometimes confused with Mneme) was the personification of memory in Greek mythology.
Mnemosyne was also the name for a river in Hades, counterpart to Lethe, according to a series of 4th century BC Greek funerary inscriptions in dactylic hexameter.
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 Mnemosyne, Greek Mythology Link.
It is told that before Hera became Zeus' wife, the god, taking the form of a shepherd, consorted with Mnemosyne, whose domain is in the hills of Eleuther, lying with her nine nights.
This is why Mnemosyne is a great goddess, not only in the illiterate era when mistrels sang relying on what they found printed in their hearts, but at all times.
For the mere act of being could not be apprehended without her; and man, in order to be, must be able to remember that he is, lest his very identity vanishes behind the clouds of inexplicable confusion.
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 Greek Mythology: MNEMOSYNE Titan Goddess of Memory, Words & Language ( also Moneta )
MNEMOSYNE was TITANIS earth-goddess of memory and the inventress of words and language.
"Mnemosyne in the old time before us; how he [Zeus] lay by her side for nine whole nights, with eyes ever wakeful, full of passion for many children in that unresting bridal.
After his ascent from [the oracle of] Trophonios the inquirer is again taken in hand by the priests, who set him upon a chair called the chair of Mnemosyne (Memory), which stands not far from the shrine, and they ask of him, when seated there, all he has seen or learned.
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 Mnemosyne
Mnemosyne from the south frieze of the Pergamon Altar of Zeus.
MNEMOSYNE, daughter of Uranus and Gaia, slept with Zeus nine consecutive nights and gave birth to nine daughters: The Muses...
Mnemosyne prepared the subject access for the site and we programmed the environment for Iconclass queries.
www.mnemosyne.org   (440 words)

  
 Mnemosyne Projects   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mnemosyne provides an infrastructure to communicate securely with deployed stores so that it is possible to dynamically configure streams, and collect the results of queries from a central location.
The Mnemosyne Controller is responsible for the deployment and management of Classifiers, interpreting the AMP protocol, and determining various storage and security policies.
The Mnemosyne Storage Unit is responsible for satisfying the storage requests of the Mnemosyne Controller.
www.cs.ucsb.edu /~rsg/Mnemosyne/projects.html   (337 words)

  
 Mnemosyne   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mnemosyne have been nurturing a steady buzz within the city’s experimental community through it’s willingness to import its music into dungy shoals of Toronto’s club district (the band has already played C’est What, Sneaky Dee’s and the Reverb).
And while Mnemosyne’s drones might be more at home in a gallery or art space setting, Baker and bandmates have taken solace in the city’s fervent appetite for space rock, post rock and all things weirdo.
Mnemosyne will be offering THEIR product until your mind bulges or you move elsewhere.
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 Powell's Books - Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava #256: Mnemosyne, Supplements, Annaeana Tragica: Notes on the ...
Mnemosyne, Supplements, History of the Graeco-Latin Fable, III: Inventory and Documentation of the G: Supplemented with New References and Fables by G
Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Orator in Action and Theory in Greece and Rome: Essays in Honor of George A. Kennedy
Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Story of Apollonius, King of Tyre: A Study of Its Greek Origin and an Edition of the Two Oldest Latin Recensions
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 Mnemosyne
Mnemosyne is a Titan who was wise enough to nurture a cult and care for her worshipers in the old days.
When the Olympians came and defeated the titans, she was imprisoned underground, but since she had been passive in the struggle, she was not so much imprisoned as banished.
But Mnemosyne is incapable of entering the sunlit world.
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 Art History at Loggia | Mnemosyne, by the Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti
As the title suggests, this painting by artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti depicts Mnemosyne, the Greek goddess (or Titan, to be specific) who personified memory.
Mnemosyne plays a significant role in Greek mythology as the mother of the Muses.
Mnemosyne is shown with a delicate lamp in one of her hands, and the small flower that appears near the bottom of the work is a pansy, which usually signifies remembrance in art.
www.loggia.com /art/19th/rossetti10.html   (306 words)

  
 mnemosyne - OneLook Dictionary Search
Mnemosyne : Encarta® World English Dictionary, North American Edition [home, info]
Mnemosyne : The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
Mnemosyne : Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
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 Mnemosyne, Greece, Greek mythology
Daughter of Uranus and Gaea, Mnemosyne was a Titan and the goddess of memory who had nine daughters with Zeus, which became the Muses.
The well of Mnemosyne made the dead who drunk from it remember their lives, as opposed to the well of Lethe which made them forget.
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www.in2greece.com /english/historymyth/mythology/names/mnemosyne.htm   (78 words)

  
 Mythography | The Titan Mnemosyne in Myth and Art
According to the legend, Zeus, the ruler of the Olympian gods and goddesses, had an affair with the Titan Mnemosyne, the result of which was the birth of the Muses.
The ancient Greek poet Hesiod mentions Mnemosyne in his Theogony:
A contemporary invocation of Mnemosyne can be found in a novel that was published in 1990:
www.loggia.com /myth/mnemosyne.html   (269 words)

  
 Mnemosyne * People, Places, & Things * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant
Mnemosyne * People, Places, and Things * Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant
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"People, Places and Things: Mnemosyne", Greek Mythology: From the Iliad to the Fall of the Last Tyrant.
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 Mnemosyne: Related Articles
The Muses are daughters of Zeus by Mnemosyne, and between..."
The Muses are daughters of Zeus by Mnemosyne, and..."
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 Encyclopedia article on Mnemosyne [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Template:Greek myth (Titan) Mnemosyne (Greek Mνημοσυνη, pronounced: mnay-muh-su-nay in 4 syllables, and not to rhyme with sign) (sometimes shortened to Mneme) was the personification of memory in Greek mythology.
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 Powell's Books - Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava #250: Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Statesman in Plutarch's ...
Powell's Books - Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava #250: Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Statesman in Plutarch's Works, Volume I: Plutarch's Statesman and His Aftermath: Political, Philosophical, and Literary As by Lukas De Blois
Mnemosyne, Supplements, Annaeana Tragica: Notes on the Text of Seneca's Tragedies
Mnemosyne, Bibliotheca Classica Batava #250: Mnemosyne, Supplements, the Statesman in Plutarch's Works, Volume I: Plutarch's Statesman and His Aftermath: Political, Philosophical, and Literary As by Lukas De Blois
www.powells.com /biblio?isbn=9004137955   (722 words)

  
 Mnemosyne
Mnemosyne was the Titan of memory and the mother of Muses.
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 Ancient Greek Skepticism [Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy]
Maconi, H. 'Nova non philosophandi philosophia: A review of Anna Maria Ioppolo, Opinione e Scienza', Oxford Studies in Ancient Philosophy 6: 231-253.
Mansfeld, J. (1997), 'Philo and Antiochus in the Lost Catulus', Mnemosyne 50.1: 45-74.
Popkin, R. The History of Scepticism from Erasmus to Spinoza, (Berkeley: University of California Press).
www.iep.utm.edu /s/skepanci.htm   (11197 words)

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