Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Selene


Related Topics

In the News (Wed 17 Jul 19)

  
  Selene - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek mythology, Selene (Σελήνη, "moon"; Modern Greek pronunciation IPA: [sɛ'liː.niː]) was an archaic lunar deity and the daughter of the titans Hyperion and Theia.
In post-Renaissance art, Selene is generally depicted as a beautiful woman with a pale face, riding a silver chariot pulled by a yoke of oxen or a pair of horses.
The sanctuary of Endymion at Heracleia on the southern slope of Latmus is a horseshoe-shaped chamber with an entrance hall and pillared forecourt.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Selene   (1136 words)

  
 Selene
Selene, the moon goddess, is known for her countless love affairs.
Selene is said to wear robes, carry a torch, and wear a half moon on her head.
Selene's parents are the Titan Hyperion, the sun god, and Theia, the sister of Helios.
www.pantheon.org /articles/s/selene.html   (417 words)

  
 The Church of Selene
Selene is beloved by all the divine races, who see in her the reflection of their mutual ancestor, Shorral.
Selene is usually portrayed as a young woman with long white hair wearing silvery robes or armor, and usually accompanied by white swans or by the moon itself.
Selene was born of the rape of Shorral by Malbor.
www.theeurth.com /rel_selene.html   (2279 words)

  
 Mythography | The Greek Goddess Selene in Myth and Art
Selene was the Greek goddess of the Moon.
According to the poet Hesiod, Selene was the daughter of the Titans Theia and Hyperion, making the goddess the sister of Helios (the Sun) and Eos (the Dawn).
Regardless of her ancestry, Selene, as the personification of the Moon, was an influential goddess.
www.loggia.com /myth/selene.html   (449 words)

  
 Selene Homework Page
Selene is the moon goddess, daughter of the Titan Hyperion and the Titaness Theia (or her mother was Euryphaessa, according to others).
Selene consented to ride on his back, unaware of who he was, and Pan proceeded to ravish her.
Selene was identified with the goddess of the hunt Artemis, another "moon goddess" of spring and summer, and Athena, the "moon goddess" of autumn and summer.
www.thanasis.com /selene.htm   (890 words)

  
 Selene   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Selene's family had a fine tomb farther to the south, but they were not here to feast with the ghosts of their ancestors as many did on the anniversary of the deceased's death.
Selene stripped and kicked her dirty garments to a corner while Rebecca poured warm water into the wash bowl and laid a thick reed mat on the stone floor.
Selene heard the sickening crack of wood on bone and shrieks of pain that turned to shouts of anger as the parabolans broke through to topple the statue.
pages.prodigy.net /fljustice/selene.html   (12154 words)

  
 Selene
Selene was bred in England by the 17th Lord Derby, and a daughter of his homebred foundation sire Chaucer (by St.
Selene's dam was Serenissima, a Derby-bred daughter of Minoru and Gondolette.
Selene did not get back in foal to Phalaris in 1928, and when sent to be covered by Gainsborough in 1929, was slow coming into her heat.
www.tbheritage.com /Portraits/Selene.html   (3937 words)

  
 Into the Aether: Selene - History
Melora was given to Selene on her 17th birthday, a gift from her parents to assist Selene with her scholarly pursuits.
Probably the NPCs that are with Selene the most but have gone nameless for the most part, except for being called, 'the young one' or 'the elder.' Selene never goes out of the Palladium without at least two guards at her side, though at times there are more.
When Selene and Pantoleon went to Civitas Dei to deliver the news of Selene's pregnancy to their families and to just get away from Haven for a while, they returned with an ancient servant of the Acesian household.
www.silverselene.com /aether/selene/npcs.html   (2455 words)

  
 Selene on the Moon - Selene E. Fitzsimmons' homepage of pictures, poetry, quotes, and wedding stuff.
Selene, also called Mene, wasn't worshipped much, unlike her Roman counterpart, Luna, who was far more popular.
Selene is considered the softer side of Diana (Artemis).
As Diana, the twin sister of Apollo was born on Mount Cynthus in the island of Delos.
www.angelfire.com /emo/selene/goddess.html   (1679 words)

  
 Selene, Greek Mythology Link - www.maicar.com
This bright and clear Titanian goddess, who shines down with soft light and bathes her lovely body in the waters of the Ocean, is the Moon.
Selene, they say, fell in love with the very handsome King Endymion of Elis, who was allowed to choose what he would, and he chose to sleep for ever, remaining deathless and ageless.
Because Helius (Sun) and his sister Selene (Moon) influence the temperature of the air, both pestilential diseases and deaths have been imputed to them.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Selene.html   (239 words)

  
 Juba II & Cleopatra Selene   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Selene’s parents were the Ptolemaic queen of Egypt, Cleopatra VII (whose name means "Father's Glory"), and her consort/husband the Roman general Marc Antony.
If this is the case Selene would have been in control of the country and therefore the mint, however by some accounts these dates might have been after her death.
Selene and Juba had a son named Ptolemy who ruled Mauretania from 23 CE until his murder in 40 CE by order of his cousin, the Roman emperor Caius Caesar, known as Caligula.
www.ruark.org /coins/Mauretania   (2725 words)

  
 Selene, the moon goddess
Selene wear a robes, carry a torch, and a half moon on her head.
Selene was daughter of Hyperion, one of the TITANS, a bringer of light, (or the Titan Pallas, Helios, or Zeus) and Theia (Theia, the sister of Helios.
SELENE and ZEUS Selene's involvement with Zeus with whom she had three daughters, and the Nemean lion, which fell to the earth from the moon.
waltm.net /selene.htm   (359 words)

  
 Selene Illuminazione Italian Lighting Catalog
Selene lighting has made this artistic legacy the cornerstone of its work, as its key lighting products are made of original blown Murano glass.
In Greek, Selene means moon: this light, a source of wonder for thousands of years, has become the symbol of its company mission.
Almost all Selene models are complete lighting families: hanging-lamps, ceiling-lamps, wall-fixtures, standard lamps and the classic "triptic" (bedside, table or chest-of-drawers lamp).
www.lightingforum.com /selene/selene_lighting_index.htm   (442 words)

  
 Selene   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
A lovely woman, Selene wore long wings and a gold diadem, which gave out a soft light; she made her journey across the heavens in a chariot drawn by two white horses or mules.
Selene became identified with Artemis, Apollo's sister, as her brother, Helios was with Apollo.
Selene is linked with the legend of the beautiful sleeping youth, Endymion, with whom she fell in love as she watched him forever sleeping on Mount Latmus in Caria.
www.the-pantheon.com /selene.htm   (204 words)

  
 X-Men Character Bios: Selene
Selene's attempt to absorb Cable's life backfired when she touched his techno-organic arm and she was forced to flee to maintain her power.
Selene herself was attacked by the Sword strike team, but she managed to cast a spell that devolved them back to lizards.
Selene then returned to her post as the Black Queen of the Hellfire Club, after striking a deal with the demon Blackheart and seemingly throwing out the rest of the Inner Circle.
www.mutanthigh.com /selene.html   (736 words)

  
 Dream Catcher Yachts - Selene Ocean Trawlers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Named after the Goddess of the Moon, the Selene line of "long range ocean trawlers" combines old world craftsmanship with new world technology.
Consisting of highly qualified marine engineers and acknowledged designers, the Selene development team is committed to building a world-class ocean going trawler that is more than capable of taking her crew around the world, both safely and comfortably.
Selene 36' and 40' Archer Series yachts answer the call for a beautifully designed and executed coastal trawler.
dreamcatcheryachts.com /selene/index.html   (260 words)

  
 Selene
In Greek mythology, Selene (Σελήνη, "moon") (Roman equivalent: Luna) was an ancient lunar deity, traditionally one of the race of titans, and the daughter of Theia and Hyperion.
In the traditional divine geneology, Helios, the sun, is her brother, and her sister Eos is goddess of the dawn.
In art, Selene was depicted as a beautiful woman with a pale face, riding a silver chariot pulled by two horses.
www.mlahanas.de /Greeks/Mythology/Selene.html   (549 words)

  
 Selene (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Selene is a mutant, sorceress, and psychic vampire, possessing numerous psionic and magical abilities.
Selene was one of the few mutants to retain her powers after the events of M-Day.
With the staggering amount of superhuman abilities displayed by Selene, and the changes she has undergone over the years, it is unclear which abilites are her actual mutant powers and which are the result of her magical skill.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Selene_(comics)   (1274 words)

  
 SELenological and ENgineering Explorer "SELENE"
This is a worldwide campaign in cooperation with The Planetary Society of Japan and The Planetary Society of the U.S.A. We can accept names and messages until January 31, 2007.
SELENE will investigate the entire moon in order to obtain information on its elemental and mineralogical composition, its geography, its surface and sub-surface structure, the remnant of its magnetic field, and its gravity field.
SELENE consists of the Main Orbiter and two small satellites (Relay Satellite and VRAD Satellite).
www.jaxa.jp /missions/projects/sat/exploration/selene/index_e.html   (431 words)

  
 Cleopatra Selene queen of Syria
In order to be old enough to travel on such a mission at this time, both princes must have been at least young teenagers; since Selene was evidently ruling their Syrian possessions in their absence and continued to control Ptolemais till 69 it is unlikely they were much older.
In view of Selene's own date of birth, a date in the late 90s rather than the early 80s is more likely.
Since Selene appears still to have acted on behalf of Antiochus XIII as a regent in Syria at least as late as 73, the latter can have been at most a toddler in the period 92/88.
www.geocities.com /christopherjbennett/ptolemies/selene_i.htm   (2265 words)

  
 Dream Catcher Yachts - Selene 53   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Selene 53 has been designed to offer her owner an incredibly seaworthy motoryacht of impeccable quality and finish.
She is a superb long-range trawler with the capability to take you anywhere you desire.
Selenes are not simply a work of art to behold.
www.dreamcatcheryachts.com /selene/53   (233 words)

  
 Selene
Because of her size, Selene was not nominated to the classics, and this proved a costly mistake.
Selene was inbred 3x4 to Pilgrimage and found reinforcing blood for the heavy dose of Hermit and his full sister Chanoinesse she had inherited through Minoru.
Selene is the 4th dam of leading sire Sir Tristram who is linebred to her as his sire, Sir Gaylord has a 2nd dam by Pharamond 2nd.
www.equineinfo.com /selene.htm   (1660 words)

  
 About Selene   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Jet Tern Marine (the manufacturer of Selene Yachts) is based in Taiwan, with manufacturing facilities in Dong Guan, Canton, China.
Every Selene Yacht begins it's life as a Computer Assisted Design (CAD) application in the capable hands of a team of professionals who adapt the basic Selene to the layout and features required by each particular owner.
Selene hulls are laminated using a female mold in one of two large buildings in our facility.
www.seleneannapolis.com /About_Selene.htm   (739 words)

  
 NSSDC Master Catalog Display: Spacecraft
The primary objective of the mission is a global survey of the Moon, obtaining data on elemental abundance, mineralogical composition, topography, geology, gravity, and the lunar and solar-terrestrial plasma environments and to develop critical technologies for future lunar exploration, such as lunar polar orbit injection, three-axis attitude stabilization, and thermal control.
The VRAD subsatellite for SELENE is an octagonal cylinder 0.99 x 0.99 x 0.65 m in size with a mass of 53 kg.
SELENE will be launched on an H-IIA rocket from Tanegashima Space Center into a 270 km Earth parking orbit with an inclination of 30.4 degrees.
nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov /database/MasterCatalog?sc=SELENE   (907 words)

  
 SELENE - Greek goddess of the moon, mythology, pictures - SELANA, LUNA
SELENE was the Titan goddess of the moon.
She was depicted as a woman either riding side saddle on a horse or in a chariot drawn by a pair of winged steeds.
SELE′NE (Selênê), also called Mene, or Latin Luna, was the goddess of the moon, or the moon personified into a divine being.
www.theoi.com /Titan/Selene.html   (5083 words)

  
 Selene - Free Encyclopedia of Thelema   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
In Greek mythology, Selene (Σελήνη, "moon") (Roman equivalent: Luna) was an ancient lunar deity, traditionally one of the race of titans, and the daughter of Theia and Hyperion.
She was eventually largely supplanted by Artemis, thus, later writers sometimes describe her as a daughter of Zeus, or of Pallas - in the Homeric Hymn to Hermes.
In the traditional divine genealogy, Helios, the sun, is her brother, and her sister Eos is goddess of the dawn.
www.egnu.org /thelema/index.php?title=Selene&redirect=no   (436 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.