chimera

  • 1 Chimera — Chimera, chimaira, or chimaera may refer to: Chimera (mythology), a monstrous creature with parts from multiple animals Mount Chimaera, the region in Lycia that some believe was an inspiration for the myth Contents 1 Science 2 …

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  • 2 Chiméra — Chimera Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cet article possède un paronyme, voir : Chimère. Rocha Chimera est un écrivain kenyan …

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  • 3 Chimera — Chime ra, n.; pl. {Chimeras}. [L. chimaera a chimera (in sense 1), Gr. ? a she goat, a chimera, fr. ? he goat; cf. Icel. qymbr a yearling ewe.] 1. (Myth.) A monster represented as vomiting flames, and as having the head of a lion, the body of a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 chimera — late 14c., from O.Fr. chimere or directly from M.L. chimera, from L. Chimaera, from Gk. khimaira, a fabulous monster (with a lion s head, a goat s body, and a serpent s tail), supposedly personification of snow or winter; originally year old she… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 chimera — a word for a mythological fire breathing female monster, has (in addition to two biological meanings) a figurative meaning ‘a forlorn or illusory hope’. Chimera is the recommended spelling, not chimaera, and it is pronounced kiy mee rǝ. The… …

    Modern English usage

  • 6 Chimera — statusas T sritis gyvūnų raida, augimas, ontogenezė, embriologija atitikmenys: lot. Chimaera; Chimera ryšiai: platesnis terminas – nenormalumas …

    Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

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  • 8 chimera — (also chimaera) ► NOUN 1) Greek Mythology a fire breathing female monster with a lion s head, a goat s body, and a serpent s tail. 2) something hoped for but illusory or impossible to achieve. 3) Biology an organism containing a mixture of… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 chimera — index figment, phantom Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 CHIMERA — navigii species, apud Paulum Diaconum, Miscell. l. 20. p. 625. et Anastasium Bibliothec. in Historia Eccles. p. 122. μυριοβόλα ibidem reddit Theophanes, μυροάγωγα habet Codex Peirescianus, apud Car. du Fresne Glossar. Vide in voce Chimaera …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 11 chimeră — CHIMÉRĂ s.f. v. himeră. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …

    Dicționar Român

  • 12 chimera — /ki mɛra/ s.f. [dal lat. chimaera, gr. khímaira, propr. capra ]. 1. (mitol.) [presso i Greci, mostro con testa e corpo di leone, una seconda testa di capra sulla schiena, e una coda di serpente fornita anch essa di testa]. 2. (fig.) [proposito,… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 13 chimera — chimerà dkt …

    Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • 14 chimera — chimerà sf. (2) TrpŽ 1. senovės graikų mitologijoje – baidyklė su ugnį verčiančiomis liūto žiotimis, gyvatės uodega ir ožio kūnu. 2. prk. neįvykdoma svajonė, keista fantazija …

    Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language

  • 15 chimera — [n] dream, fantasy bogy, bubble, delusion, fabrication, fancy, fata morgana, figment, fool’s paradise*, hallucination, ignis fatuus, illusion, mirage, monster, monstrosity, pipe dream*, rainbow*, snare, specter, virtual reality; concept 529 Ant.… …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 chimera — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. ż Ia, CMc. chimeraerze {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} w sztuce: wyobrażenie potwora z mitologii greckiej (Chimery), najczęściej jako ziejącego ogniem straszliwego zwierzęcia z głową lwa,… …

    Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • 17 chimera — statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalas, sudarytas iš skirtingų genotipų audinių bei gaunamas dėl somatinių mutacijų ir skiepijant, kai pumpuras rutuliojasi iš poskiepio ir įskiepio ląstelių. atitikmenys: angl. chimaera rus. химера …

    Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • 18 chimera — [kī mir′ə, kimir′ə] n. [ME & OFr < L chimaera < Gr chimaira, fabulous monster, orig., she goat that has passed one winter < cheima, winter: see HIBERNATE] 1. [C ] Gr. Myth. a fire breathing monster, usually represented as having a lion s …

    English World dictionary

  • 19 Chimera — El término Chimera puede referirse a: el navegador web Camino para Mac OS X, anteriormente conocido como Chimera; Quimera, traducción del inglés del término Chimera. Chimera, el tercer álbum de estudio de la banda noruega de black metal, Mayhem;… …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 20 Chimera — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Cet article possède un paronyme, voir : Chimère. Rocha Chimera est un écrivain kenyan …

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