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Genus (2,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

the modern concept of genera". The scientific name (or the scientific epithet) of a genus is also called the generic name; in modern style guides and
Specific name (zoology) (675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In zoological nomenclature, the specific name (also specific epithet or species epithet) is the second part (the second name) within the scientific name
Binomial nomenclature (5,948 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species belongs, while the second part – the specific name or specific epithet – identifies the species within the genus. For example, modern humans belong
Anti-authoritarianism (1,290 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anti-authoritarianism is opposition to authoritarianism, which is defined as "a form of social organisation characterised by submission to authority",
Dyke (slang) (2,369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The term dyke is a slang term, used as a noun meaning lesbian and as an adjective describing things associated with lesbianism. It originated as a homophobic
Rake (stock character) (1,982 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In a historical context, a rake (short for rakehell, analogous to "hellraiser") was a man who was habituated to immoral conduct, particularly womanising
Form (botany) (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a specific epithet, and an infraspecific epithet. The abbreviation "f." or the full "forma" should be put before the infraspecific epithet to indicate
Islamofascism (5,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin); "a kosher-halal" throwback version of the "vacuous" old leftist epithet "fascist pig" (Norman Finkelstein); a "figment of the neocon imagination"
Infraspecific name (1,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is: genus name, specific epithet, connecting term indicating the rank (not part of the name, but required), infraspecific epithet. It is customary to italicize
Cultivar group (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Group" or "Gp" is always written with a capital G in a botanical name, or epithet. The Group is not italicized in a plant's name. The ICNCP introduced the
Race card (571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Playing the race card is an idiomatic phrase that refers to the exploitation of either racist or anti-racist attitudes in the audience. The phrase is commonly
Sumerian King List (2,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BC (short)) from this period is not mentioned in the King List. * These epithets or names are not included in all versions of the king list. Asia portal
Óengus Tuirmech Temrach (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interprets his epithet as meaning "the reckoner of Tara", saying that "by him was 'reckoning' first made in Ireland". Geoffrey Keating gives his epithet as Tuirbeach
Autonym (botany) (1,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
as a side-effect. Autonyms "repeat unaltered" the genus name or species epithet of the taxon being subdivided, and no other name for that same subdivision
Uther Pendragon (2,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mordred who mortally wounds King Arthur in the Battle of Camlann. Uther's epithet Pendragon (composed of Welsh pen, "head, chief, top" and dragon, "dragon;
Banksia rufa subsp. tutanningensis (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ferruginea had already been used, Mast and Thiele had to choose a new specific epithet for D. ferruginea and hence for this subspecies of it. As with other members
The Venerable (703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Venerable is used as a style or epithet in several Christian churches. It is also the common English-language translation of a number of Buddhist
Author citation (botany) (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
original generic placement (i.e. a new combination of genus and specific epithet), both the authority for the original genus placement and that for the
Subgenus (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name, in parentheses, placed between the generic name and the specific epithet: e.g. the tiger cowry of the Indo-Pacific, Cypraea (Cypraea) tigris Linnaeus
Chestnut-headed tesia (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1836 under the binomial name Sylvia castaneocoronata. The specific epithet combines the Latin castaneus meaning "chestnut-coloured" and coronatus
Bonapartism (3,655 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bonapartism is the political ideology supervening from Napoleon Bonaparte and his followers and successors. The term was later used to refer to people
Species (9,129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species belongs. The second part is called the specific name or the specific epithet (in botanical nomenclature, also sometimes in zoological nomenclature)
Mahāmrityunjaya Mantra (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(RV 7.59.12). The ṛc is addressed to Tryambaka, "The Three-eyed One", an epithet of Rudra who is identified with Shiva in Shaivism. The verse also recurs
List of rulers of Aleppo (2,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Portrait Epithet Name Emir From Emir Until Relationship with Predecessor(s) Title Sayf al-Dawla Ali ibn Abu'l-Hayja 'Abdallah (Ali I) 945 967 Emir of
Virotutis (51 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Virotutis is a Celtic epithet of the god Apollo. The epithet has been interpreted as meaning "Benefactor of humanity". Apollo Virotutis was worshipped
Nazarene movement (600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The epithet Nazarene was adopted by a group of early 19th-century German Romantic painters who aimed to revive spirituality in art. The name Nazarene
Cernunnos (2,634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cernunnos is the conventional epithet given in Celtic studies to depictions of the horned god of Celtic polytheism. Over 50 examples of horned-god imagery
Semiz Ali Pasha (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1553. Semiz Ali Pasha was born in Prača in Bosnia (thus his secondary epithet), and replaced Rüstem Pasha as a Grand Vizier. After palace schooling,
Despoina (1,786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arion. Due to her anger at this turn of events, Demeter also was given the epithet, Erinys (raging). The word, Despoina ("mistress", Δέσποινα), is derived
The longest suicide note in history (782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"The longest suicide note in history" is an epithet originally used by United Kingdom Labour MP Gerald Kaufman to describe his party's 1983 general election
Lavocatia (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on a single tooth, with the generic epithet in honor of French paleontologist René Lavocat and the specific epithet a reference to the town of Alfambra
Polysternon (196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species, P. isonae, from the Late Maastrichtian of Spain. The species epithet of P. isonae refers to the municipality Isona i Conca Dellà in Catalonia
Nepenthes undulatifolia (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it grows at an elevation of around 1800 m above sea level. The specific epithet undulatifolia refers to the wavy laminar margins of this species. Lee,
Nepenthes krabiensis (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
600–700 m above sea level. It is closely related to N. rosea. The specific epithet krabiensis is derived from the name of Krabi Province, to which it is apparently
Yirmisekizzade Mehmed Said Pasha (280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
through his father. His epithet Yirmisekizzade, meaning "son of twenty-eight" in Turkish, is a reference to his father's own epithet Yirmisekiz ("twenty-eight")
Zojz (deity) (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
form: Zojzi) is a sky and lightning god in Albanian pagan mythology. An epithet considered to be associated with him is "father", thought to be contained
Pallas (Titan) (556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
daughter of (or otherwise related to) Pallas. The Suda in discussing Athena's epithet "Pallas" suggests a possible derivation "from brandishing (pallein) the
Mandageria (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generic epithet, Mandageria, refers to the Mandagery Sandstone, outcropping near Canowindra, Australia, where the fossils were found. The specific epithet, fairfaxi
Yellow Peril (16,322 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Yellow Peril (also the Yellow Fear, Yellow Terror and the Yellow Specter) is a racist color-metaphor that represents East Asian peoples as an existential
Nepenthes parvula (75 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
native to the Cape York Peninsula of Queensland, Australia. The specific epithet parvula refers to the diminutive size of mature plants. Wilson, G.W. &
Buxenus (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In Gallo-Roman religion, Buxenus was an epithet of the Gaulish Mars, known from a single inscription found in Velleron in the Vaucluse. Nicole Jufer &
Neferkare Pepiseneb (675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and later and there are no contemporary attestations of this period. The epithet Khered given to Neferkare Pepiseneb in the Turin canon means "child" or
Nepenthes minima (153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species known from outside Indochina and the Philippines. The specific epithet minima, Latin for "smallest", was chosen as an antonym to that of the closely
Redneck (2,075 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Redneck is a derogatory term chiefly, but not exclusively, applied to white Americans perceived to be crass and unsophisticated, closely associated with
Petunia (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
South American origin. The popular flower of the same name derived its epithet from the French, which took the word petun, meaning "tobacco," from a Tupi–Guarani
Pylaeus (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had a mountain on the island named Pylaeus after him. Pylaeus is also an epithet of Hermes. Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Roman Antiquities 1.28.3 (citing
Dhimmitude (1,630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dhimmitude is a polemical neologism characterizing the status of non-Muslims under Muslim rule, popularized by the Egyptian-born British writer Bat Ye'or
Veraudunus (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
One of these inscriptions suggests that ‘Veraudunus’ may have been an epithet of the important Treveran god Lenus Mars. In both inscriptions, Veraudunus
Apollonius Cronus (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appellation "Cronus," certain persons having transferred the epithet of the teacher to the pupil. The epithet "Cronus" roughly translates as "old fogey". Diogenes
Arnemetia (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who dwells in the sacred grove", suggesting Arnemetia may be a divine epithet rather than a name in its own right. Miranda J. Green. Dictionary of Celtic
Flidais (598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fliodhas, Fliodhais) is a female figure in Irish Mythology, known by the epithet Foltchaín ("beautiful hair"). She is believed to have been a goddess of
Nepenthes armin (97 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sibuyan Island, at an elevation of 750 m above sea level. The specific epithet armin honours Armin Rios Marin. Clarke, C.M. (2018). "Nepenthes armin"
Nepenthes alzapan (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allied to N. bellii and has similarly diminutive pitchers. The specific epithet alzapan refers to Mount Alzapan in the Sierra Madre mountains, from which
Köse Bahir Mustafa Pasha (256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Köse Bahir Mustafa Pasha was an Ottoman grand vizier. His epithet Köse means "beardless". He was also known as Çorlulu Bahir Mustafa Pasha referring to
Erythrobatrachus (147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fossilised amphibian specimens. The type location described by the specific epithet was Noonkanbah Station. Paleontology portal Prehistoric amphibian List
Steadfast tube-nosed fruit bat (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arrangement of Nyctimene, published as Nyctimene (Paranyctimene) tenax. The epithet tenax, derived from the Latin for 'steadfast', was intended to describe
Seleucus V Philometor (405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kingdom, was the eldest son of Demetrius II Nicator and Cleopatra Thea. The epithet Philometor means "mother-loving" and in the Hellenistic world usually indicated
Kayanian dynasty (515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
texts of Zoroastrianism, and of the Shahnameh, Iran's national epic. As an epithet of kings and the reason the dynasty is so called, Middle 𐭪𐭣 and New Persian
Rav Karna (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
judge. The phrase "Judges of the Exile" in the Babylonian Talmud is an epithet attributed to Karna and Samuel of Nehardea. He wrote a compilation of Baraitas
Rathore (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chronicles; for example, according to Prithviraj Raso, Rathore was an epithet of Jayachandra (Jaichand). These claims are of later origin, and their
Janus (17,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
epithet's meaning to the curis or cuiris, the spear of Juno Curitis as here she is given the epithet of Sororia, corresponding to the usual epithet Geminus
Nepenthes maryae (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pitcher lid and bracts on the majority (c. 75%) of flowers. The specific epithet maryae commemorates Mary Mendum (née Bates) (1945–2004), a botanist at
Gwyddno Garanhir (369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gwyddno Garanhir was the supposed ruler of a sunken land off the coast of Wales, known as Cantre'r Gwaelod. He was the father of Elffin ap Gwyddno, the
Reo (deity) (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
on Latin dedications to a Lusitanian-Gallaecian deity, usually with an epithet relating to a place, such as Reo Paramaeco discovered in Lugo in Galicia
Nepenthes cid (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
narrow to the middle and gradually expand towards the base. The specific epithet cid refers to F. Cid of the University of the Philippines herbarium, who
Cerrah Mehmed Pasha (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pasha was the palace surgeon prior to becoming grand vizier, hence his epithet cerrah 'surgeon'. The Istanbul neighborhood of Cerrahpaşa and one of the
Nepenthes aenigma (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was known under the placeholder name "Nepenthes sp. Luzon". The specific epithet aenigma is Latin for "enigma" or "riddle" and refers to the species's "very
Cosmopolitan (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as a "Cosmo" History Rootless cosmopolitan, a Soviet derogatory epithet during Joseph Stalin's anti-Semitic campaign of 1949–1953 Hotels and resorts
Nepenthes epiphytica (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
N. maxima, N. platychila, N. stenophylla, and N. vogelii. The specific epithet epiphytica refers to the epiphytic habit of this species. Robinson, A.S
Barrosasaurus (175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genus name is named after the Sierra Barrosa in Neuquén. The specific epithet honours the Argentinian paleontologist Rodolfo Magín Casamiquela. It's
Barrosasaurus (175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
genus name is named after the Sierra Barrosa in Neuquén. The specific epithet honours the Argentinian paleontologist Rodolfo Magín Casamiquela. It's
Atepomarus (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
associated with him. The root "epo" refers to the word for "horse", and the epithet is sometimes translated as "Great Horseman" or "possessing a great horse"
Nepenthes nigra (219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where it grows at elevations of 1500–2700 m above sea level. The specific epithet nigra refers to the dark colouration of the pitchers and stem. The species
Khenti-Amentiu (526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
even at this early stage, Khenti-Amentiu's name may have been simply an epithet of Osiris. The roles of Khenti-Amentiu, Osiris, and Anubis underwent considerable
Kay Kawad (249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mythological figure of Iranian folklore and oral tradition. The 'Kay' stock epithet identifies Kawad as a Kayanian, a mythological dynasty that in tradition
Wall of Shame (1,017 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
"Wall of Shame" (German: Schandmauer) is a phrase that is most commonly associated with the Berlin Wall. In this context, the phrase was coined by Willy
Tayyar Mehmed Pasha (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pasha (died 24 December 1638) was an Albanian Ottoman grand vizier. His epithet Tayyar means "flying", referring to his speed in military operations. Mehmet
Cichol Gricenchos (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cíocal Gricenchos is the earliest-mentioned leader of the Fomorians. His epithet, Gricenchos or Grigenchosach, is obscure. Macalister translates it as "clapperleg";
Bozoklu Mustafa Pasha (312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an Ottoman statesman who served as grand vizier from 1693 to 1694. His epithet Bozoklu means "from Bozok" (modern Yozgat, Turkey). Mustafa was a bureaucrat
Asp (reptile) (720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
several venomous snake species found in the Nile region. The specific epithet, aspis, is a Greek word that means "viper." It is believed that aspis referred
Nepenthes justinae (170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where it grows at elevations of 1000–1620 m above sea level. The specific epithet justinae honours Justina Yu, the mayor of San Isidro, Davao Oriental, Mindanao
Anextiomarus (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anextiomarus (Gaulish: Anextlomāros, 'Great Protection') is a Celtic epithet of the sun-god Apollo recorded in a Romano-British inscription from South
Chongmingia (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chongming, referring to a Chinese mythological bird, and the specific epithet is in honor of Mr. Xiaoting Zheng. The species was first described in 2015;
Subspecific name (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
names: generic name, specific epithet, and subspecific epithet. The subspecific epithet is written like the specific epithet: without capitalisation but
Azure Dragon (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
venues as the Green Dragon and the Avalon Dragon. His cardinal direction's epithet is "Bluegreen Dragon of the East" (東方青龍 Dōngfāng Qīnglóng or 東方蒼龍 Dōngfāng
Énna Aignech (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Énna Aignech ("spirited, swift", an epithet usually applied to horses), son of Óengus Tuirmech Temrach, was, according to medieval Irish legend, a High
Ozuluama de Mascareñas (municipality) (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
surface area of 2,357.39 km². The name "Ozuluama" is Nahuatl in origin. The epithet "de Mascareñas" (awarded 20 August 1980) honours Colonel Francisco Esteban
Daduchos (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dadouchos (Ancient Greek: δᾳδοῦχος "torch-bearer", from δᾶις+ἔχω) is an epithet of Artemis, and notably of Demeter seeking her lost daughter (Persephone)
Nepenthes abalata (369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grassland and scrub at elevations of 0–20 m above sea level. The specific epithet abalata may be translated as "from alata" and refers to the historical
Squaw Tits (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resemblance to a human breast. However, the term squaw is a derogatory racial epithet targeting the Indigenous people of North America, and Indigenous women
Kay Bahman (1,354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a mythological figure of Greater Iranian legend and lore. The stock epithet Kai identifies Bahman as one of the Kayanian kings of Iranian oral tradition
Decussation (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in part containing "decuss..." are common, especially in the specific epithet. The origin of the contralateral organization, the optic chiasm and the
Common name (2,246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vernacular name, English name, colloquial name, trivial name, trivial epithet, country name, popular name, or farmer's name) is a name that is based
Antiochus V Eupator (524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Antiochus V Eupator (Greek: Αντίοχος Ε' Ευπάτωρ), whose epithet means "of a good father" (c. 172 BC – 161 BC) was a ruler of the Greek Seleucid Empire
Yaverlestes (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the location of its discovery, and lestes, Greek for thief. The specific epithet, gassoni, is in honour of Brian Gasson, its discoverer. Sweetman, Steven
Nebu (152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
goddess determinative: - this changed its meaning to "the Golden One", an epithet of Hathor. The ancient Egyptian name for the city of Ombos, Nebet, also
Nepenthes kampotiana (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has an altitudinal distribution of 0–600 m above sea level. The specific epithet kampotiana refers to the Cambodian city of Kampot, close to which the first
Yestonians (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jeestlased, jeestlane, [ˈjeːstlɑsɛd], Russian: естонцы) was a derogatory epithet for historically ethnic Estonians brought from Russia to Estonia after
Shoshenq VI (362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shoshenq" which is unusual because it is the only known example where the epithet "Meryamun" (Beloved of Amun) appears within a king's cartouche. Shoshenq
Nepenthes pantaronensis (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to N. petiolata and N. pulchra, both also from Mindanao. The specific epithet pantaronensis refers to the Pantaron Mountain Range, where the species
Tautonym (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the name of the genus and the second part is referred to as the specific epithet in the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants
Anti-Lebanon Mountains (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
various endemic flora found and named after the region (having a specific epithet that means "of the Anti-Lebanon"). These include Euphorbia antilibanotica
Gürcü Mehmed Pasha (99 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gürcü Mehmed Pasha (also known with the epithet Hadım, "eunuch"; died 1665, Buda) was an Ottoman statesman. He was grand vizier of the Ottoman Empire
Apt (Egyptian) (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
outdated literature, the Egyptian word for ‘messenger’, sometimes used as an epithet for various gods. Ipet, sometimes called Ȧpit, Apt, Apet, Aptu, Epet, Opet
Çerkes Mehmed Pasha (86 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Empire from 1624 to 1625. Mehmed was of Circassian origins, hence his epithet. He was educated in the Enderun School in Istanbul. At one point, he served
Phallocephale (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tallagandensis. It is found in New South Wales, Australia. The specific epithet is named for Tallaganda National Park, where this species is known to occur
Nepenthes alba (479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a tropical pitcher plant endemic to Peninsular Malaysia. The specific epithet alba is derived from the Latin word albus, meaning "white", and refers
Qiupalong (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
comes from, and the Chinese word long, meaning "dragon". The specific epithet is derived from the taxon's occurrence in the Henan Province. Qiupalong
Shri Rudram (782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
romanized: śrī-rudram), is a Vedic mantra or chant in homage to Rudra (an epithet of Shiva) taken from the Krishna Yajurveda's Taittiriya Samhita (TS 4.5
Nepenthes fractiflexa (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which concaulescence (a form of metatopy) has been proposed. The specific epithet fractiflexa, formed from the Latin fractus (broken) and flexus (bend),
Satcitananda (1,476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
सच्चिदानंद, IAST: Saccidānanda, also Sat-cit-ananda or Sacchidānanda) is an epithet and description for the subjective experience of the ultimate unchanging
Spasmodic poets (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edmonstoune Aytoun with some derogatory as well as humorous intention. The epithet itself is attributed, by Thomas Carlyle, to Lord Byron. Spasmodic poets
Atuna racemosa (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atuna racemosa is a tree in the family Chrysobalanaceae. The specific epithet racemosa is from the Latin meaning "clustered", referring to the inflorescence
Nepenthes ramos (584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and upper pitchers that are usually broadest near the base. The specific epithet ramos honours Philippine botanical collector Maximo Ramos, who collected
Elmas Mehmed Pasha (415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an Ottoman statesman who served as grand vizier from 1695 to 1697. His epithet Elmas means "diamond" in Persian and refers to his fame as a handsome man
Ulmus glabra 'Cebennensis' (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cultivar of the Wych Elm. The first known publication of the cultivar epithet was in the 1831-1832 catalogue from the Audibert brothers plant nursery
Nepenthes smilesii (786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and is most common in open, sandy savannah and grassland. The specific epithet smilesii refers to plant collector Frederick Henry Smiles, who made the
Banksia undata var. splendens (279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earlier. The name given was Dryandra praemorsa var. splendens, the varietal epithet referring to the "splendid" flower heads. In 2007, all Dryandra species
Harald Fairhair (7,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
character, and William does not give this Harald the epithet fairhair, whereas he does give that epithet to the later Norwegian king Haraldr Sigurðarson.
Batrachognathus (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and gnathos, "jaw", in reference to the short wide head. The specific epithet means "flying" in Latin. Three fossils have been found in a lacustrine
Cyledr Wyllt (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such torture at his captive's hands, Cyledr went mad, thus earning the epithet Gwyllt. Later in the tale, Arthur heads north to find Cyledr, and eventually
Sultanzade Mehmed Pasha (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sultanzade Mehmed Pasha (1603 – July 1646) was an Ottoman grand vizier. The epithet Sultanzade means son of a sultana. He was born in 1596/1603. His father
Artaius (196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Artaius is a Celtic epithet applied to the Roman god Mercury during the Romano-Celtic period. It is known from a single inscription from Beaucroissant
Sanddef (302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arthur's court, and is distinguished by his great beauty, which gives him his epithet Pryd or Bryd Angel (Angel's Form). Sanddef's beauty contrasts with the
Roman Widow (Rossetti) (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Dîs Manibus refers to the prefix of the urn's inscription. A common epithet on Roman funerary monuments, often abbreviated to D M and meaning "to the
Nepenthes extincta (377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and upper pitchers that are usually broadest near the base. The specific epithet extincta was chosen to indicate that this species may already be extinct
Nepenthes kitanglad (333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where it was tentatively identified as N. saranganiensis. The specific epithet kitanglad refers to Mount Kitanglad, the only known locality of this species
Ardashir II (1,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seemingly a strong-willed character, and is known in some sources by the epithet of nihoukar ("the beneficent"). Ardashir is the Middle Persian form of
Rootless cosmopolitan (1,599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
безродный космополит, romanized: bezrodnyi kosmopolit) was a pejorative Soviet epithet which referred mostly to Jewish intellectuals as an accusation of their
Moneta (551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of memory (identified with the Greek goddess Mnemosyne), and it was an epithet of Juno, called Juno Moneta (Latin Iūno Monēta). The latter's name is the
Paramahamsa Upanishad (821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It is notable for the use of words Yogin and calling renouncers by that epithet. The century in which Paramahamsa Upanishad was composed is not known.
Firaesi (348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the sense of the collective power of the folk. It would be a descriptive epithet of the *teuta-, "tribe, people". This connotation is probably not devoid
Suresh (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sura and īśa). Its meaning is "Ruler of Gods" and it has been used an epithet for the Hindu gods Indra, Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. People named Suresh
Apex (headdress) (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
apex fastened to it by means of an olive-twig. From apex was formed the epithet apicatus, applied to the flamen dialis by Ovid.  This article incorporates
Ludovico di Caporiacco (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
authority of numerous arachnid genera and species. Taxa with specific epithet of caporiaccoi are named in his honor, an example being the spider species
Villers-le-Sec, Meuse (145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commune in the Meuse department in Grand Est in north-eastern France. Its epithet "Sec" (dry) comes from the fact that no rivers pass through Villers-le-Sec
Ugly American (pejorative) (2,240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
"Ugly American" is a stereotype depicting American citizens as exhibiting loud, arrogant, demeaning, thoughtless, ignorant, and ethnocentric behavior mainly
Artemis (7,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the story of Callisto, which was originally about Artemis (Arcadian epithet kallisto); this cult was a survival of very old totemic and shamanistic
Eucleia (577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charites. According to Plutarch, Eucleia may have also been used as an epithet of Artemis. According to an Orphic rhapsody fragment, Eucleia's parents
Śakra (Buddhism) (962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
devānāṃ indraḥ; Pali: Sakka devānaṃ inda). The name Śakra ("powerful") as an epithet of Indra is found in several verses of the Rigveda. In East Asian traditions
Nepenthes cornuta (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and upper pitchers that are usually broadest near the base. The specific epithet cornuta is Latin for "horned" and refers to the shape of the upper pitchers
Nepenthes barcelonae (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aurora Province, where it grows in stunted submontane forest. The specific epithet barcelonae honours Julie F. Barcelona, who discovered the species in February
Nepenthes flava (1,934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it grows in montane forest at 1800–2200 m above sea level. The specific epithet flava is derived from the Latin word for "yellow" and refers to the typical
Takelot I (1,199 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between Takeloth I and II (as both use the epithet Meriamun) is that Takeloth II uses also the epithet Si-Ese, "Son of Isis", in his second cartouche
Nepenthes angasanensis (390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
represent a natural hybrid between N. densiflora and N. tobaica. The specific epithet refers to Mount Puncak Angasan, from which the type specimen was collected
Andjety (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Isis. He also is shown to have fertility aspects, being known by the epithet of "bull of vultures". His name is sometimes written with a substitution
Clothru (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brothers were indeed killed, and when Lugaid was born, he was their heir. His epithet Riab nDerg ("the red-striped") came from two red stripes around his neck
Guðmundr (589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
giant and the brother of Geruthus (Geirröðr). He is sometimes given the epithet faxi, 'the one with a mane', i.e., a horse. This suggests a connection
Clothru (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brothers were indeed killed, and when Lugaid was born, he was their heir. His epithet Riab nDerg ("the red-striped") came from two red stripes around his neck
Names and titles of Jesus in the New Testament (10,889 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Two names and a variety of titles are used to refer to Jesus in the New Testament. In Christianity, the two names Jesus and Emmanuel that refer to Jesus
Vitis mengziensis (87 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the name meng zi pu tao, meaning Mengzi or Mengtze grape. The specific epithet mengziensis and vernacular Chinese name refer to Mengzi, a county in the
Iovantucarus (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tholey, also in Treveran territory, ‘Iovantucarus’ was also used as an epithet of Mercury. Edith Mary Wightman (1970). Roman Trier and the Treveri. Rupert
The Crawling Chaos (594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dream she experienced. Despite the title's similarity to the character's epithet, Lovecraft's monster Nyarlathotep does not appear in this story. The story
Nebsemi (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the time when the temple was built. Her name is followed by the epithet maa kheru, "true of voice", indicating that she was already dead when the
Austrocheirus (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Austrocheirus isasii. The generic name means "southern hand". The specific epithet honours discoverer and preparator Marcelo Pablo Isasi. The fossils were
Hermes Trismegistus (2,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
held in 172 BC near Memphis in Egypt. Hart explains that the epithet is derived from an epithet of Thoth found at the Temple of Esna, "Thoth the great, the
Visucius (313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
along with Gebrinius and Cissonius, among the most common indigenous epithets of the Gaulish Mercury. The name has sometimes been interpreted as meaning
Mycobacterium houstonense (147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Mycobacterium fortuitum third biovariant complex. The specific epithet houstonense refers to Houston, Texas, where the first isolate of the M
Hadım Suleiman Pasha (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Ottoman Empire between 1541 and 1544. He was a Hungarian eunuch, his epithet hadım meaning "eunuch" in Turkish. The Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent
Calluna (1,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sweep clean", in reference to its traditional use in besoms. The specific epithet vulgaris is Latin for 'common'. Calluna is differentiated from Erica by
Volkamer lemon (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vietnamese. It is a Citrus hybrid cultivated for its edible fruit. The specific epithet (volkameriana) honors German botanist Johann Christoph Volkamer. It likely
Mahakali (1,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
variant of Mahakala or Great Time (which is interpreted also as Death), an epithet of the god Shiva in Hinduism. Kali and all her forms are the different
Jaya (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mythology Sanskrit masculine word meaning victorious, epithet of Brahma. The feminine version is Jayaa, epithet Saraswati. Jaya Bachchan (born 1948), Indian actress
Rishabha (Hinduism) (802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is also found in Vedic literature, where it means the "bull" and is an epithet for Rudra (Shiva). According to John E. Cort and other scholars, there
Citharexylum berlandieri (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the following year by Benjamin Lincoln Robinson, who chose the specific epithet to honour French naturalist Jean-Louis Berlandier. The bark of this plant
List of Bleach characters (23,134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the being whose existence is vital to the Soul Society. Yhwach bares the epithet "A" for "The Almighty" (全知全能 (ジ・アルマイティー), Zenchizennō (Ji Arumaitī), Japanese
Adapa (1,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for that connection, but the name "adapa" may have also been used as an epithet, meaning "wise". Adapa's story was initially known from a find at Amarna
Lala Mustafa Pasha (559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mustafa Pasha (c. 1500 – 7 August 1580), also known by the additional epithet Kara, was an Ottoman and Bosnian general and Grand Vizier from the Sanjak
PSLS Lhokseumawe (141 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
PSLS stands for Persatuan Sepak bola Lhokseumawe (en: Football Association of Lhokseumawe). PSLS Lhokseumawe is an Indonesian football club based in Lhokseumawe
Kara Murat Pasha (458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military officer. He served as Kapudan Pasha and twice as Grand Vizier. His epithet Kara ("black") refers to his courage and Dev ("giant") to his physical
Hafız Ahmed Pasha (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1564 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria – 10 February 1632 in Istanbul), also known by epithet Müezzinzade ("muezzin's son"), was an Ottoman grand vizier. Born as son
Hezarpare Ahmed Pasha (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
secretary (tezkereci) of the grand vizier Kemankeş Mustafa Pasha, gaining the epithet tezkereci after this appointment. In 1646, two years after Mustafa Pasha's
Proto-fascism (689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considered themselves worthy heirs of Garibaldi's Redshirts and the same epithet "Duce" given to Mussolini during the fascist regime was used by Redshirts
Moti Masjid (Agra Fort) (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
built, the most famous of them being the Taj Mahal. Moti Masjid earned the epithet Pearl Mosque for it shone like a pearl. It is held that this mosque was
Kota santri (971 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kota santri ("city of santri" or "city of pious people") is an epithet used in Indonesia, predominantly in Java, given to a region historically important
Hoogstraal's gerbil (62 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are thought to be less than 250 individuals in existence. The specific epithet honors American entomologist and parasitologist Harry Hoogstraal. Aulagnier
Nepenthes gymnamphora (1,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this species and the taxa N. pectinata and N. xiphioides. The specific epithet gymnamphora is derived from the Greek words gymnos (naked) and amphoreus
Naria (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Titus Frontinius Hibernus willingly and deservedly fulfilled his vow". The epithet "Nousantia" is otherwise unknown. The other inscription is on the base
Erica vagans (537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in racemes 14 cm (6 in) long in summer and autumn. The Latin specific epithet vagans literally means "wandering"; in this context it means "widely distributed"
Shiva (15,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
used as an adjective in the Rig Veda (approximately 1700–1100 BC), as an epithet for several Rigvedic deities, including Rudra. The term Shiva also connotes
Telephos Euergetes (323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greek name, Telephos might therefore have been a ruler of Saka origin. His epithet was also unprecedented. The silver of Telephos is rare and mostly consists
Chandrashekhar (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"moon", and "शेखर (śekhara)", meaning "crest" or "crown", which is an epithet of the Shiva. In politics and activism: Chandra Shekhar Azad (1906–1931)
Asclepius (2,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roman/Etruscan god Vediovis and the Egyptian Imhotep. He shared with Apollo the epithet Paean ("the Healer"). The rod of Asclepius, a snake-entwined staff, remains
Hereward the Wake (4,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and ward "guard" (cognate with the Old High German name Heriwart). The epithet "the Wake", first recorded in the 14th century, may mean "the watchful"
Anarthraspis (40 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chamberlini, was a contemporary of the placoderm Bryantolepis. The specific epithet, chamberlini, honours British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain. v t e
Hereward the Wake (4,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and ward "guard" (cognate with the Old High German name Heriwart). The epithet "the Wake", first recorded in the 14th century, may mean "the watchful"
Deirdre (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and probably its best-known figure in modern times. She is known by the epithet "Deirdre of the Sorrows" (Irish: Deirdre an Bhróin). Her story is part
Alaunus (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mannheim in western Germany. In the latter inscription, Alaunus is used as an epithet of Mercury. The feminine form Alauna (from an earlier *Alamnā) is at the
Nepenthes erucoides (379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
merrilliana occurring regionally at elevations below 600 meters. The specific epithet erucoides, formed from the Latin eruca (caterpillar) and Greek -oides (resembling)
Northern short-tailed shrew (2,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is notable in that it is one of the few venomous mammals. The specific epithet, brevicauda, is a combination of the Latin brevis and cauda, meaning "short
Isopogon pruinosus (610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
September. This subspecies has densely hairy involucral bracts. The specific epithet (pruinosus) means "frosted or covered with hoar frost", and refers to the
Vishvakarma (1,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as Tvastar and the word "Vishvakarma" was originally used as an epithet for any powerful deity. However, in many later traditions, Vishvakarma
Jack pine (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with the closely related lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta). The species epithet banksiana is after the English botanist Sir Joseph Banks. Pinus banksiana
Nevşehirli Damat Ibrahim Pasha (1,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ruling family which had great influence in the court of Ahmed III. The epithet "Nevşehirli" (meaning "from Nevşehir") is used to distinguish this Grand
Husum (997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
town was the birthplace of the novelist Theodor Storm, who coined the epithet "the grey town by the sea". It is also the home of the annual international
Allium triquetrum (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and New Zealand as onion weed. Both the English name and the specific epithet triquetrum refer to the three-cornered shape of the flower stalks. Allium
Rahibai Soma Popere (534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BBC list of "100 Women 2018". Scientist Raghunath Mashelkar gave her the epithet "Seed Mother". Rahibai Soma Popere is from Kombhalne village located in
Hamd (801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to God"). The word "Hamd" comes from the Qur'an, and الحَمْد لله is the epithet or locution which, after the Basmala, establishes the first verse of the
Vitis menghaiensis (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[courageous sea] county in Yunnan. This is also the derivation for the epithet menghaiensis. In Chinese pu tao means "grape".  A formal description of
Amanita altipes (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southwestern China up to an altitude of 4,000 metres (13,000 ft). The specific epithet altipes means "referring to the long stipe", and it suits the species as
Vitis betulifolia (130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which translates to "birch-leaf grape". Both the Latin word used for the epithet (betulifolia) and the Chinese hua ye mean "birch leaf".  In: Bot. Jahrb
Silahdar Damat Ali Pasha (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called Silahdar Ali Pasha, was an Ottoman general and Grand Vizier. His epithet silahdar means arms bearer and damat means bridegroom. Ali Pasha was born
Arabacı Ali Pasha (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a short-term Albanian Ottoman grand vizier from 1691 to 1692. His epithet arabacı means "charioteer" in Turkish, an allusion to his practice of sending
Futsunushi (2,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iwainushi-no-Kami), is a warrior god in Japanese mythology. Also known under the epithet Katori Daimyōjin (香取大明神) after his shrine in northern Chiba Prefecture
Amanita wellsii (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on collections made in Springfield, New Hampshire in 1917. The specific epithet honors Professor H. L. Wells, who had previously studied the species. The
Populus balsamifera (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The genus name Populus is from the Latin for poplar, and the specific epithet balsamifera from Latin for "balsam-bearing". Populus balsamifera is the
Arenysaurus (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spain. The genus name refers to Arén, where it was found, and the specific epithet honours geologist Lluís Ardèvol. The estimated body length of Arenysaurus
Nuada Airgetlám (1,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Irish mythology, Nuada or Nuadu (modern spelling: Nuadha), known by the epithet Airgetlám (Airgeadlámh, meaning "silver hand/arm"), was the first king
Yazata (1,619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a wide range of meanings but generally signifying (or used as an epithet of) a divinity. The term literally means "worthy of worship or veneration"
Shanqella (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uncertain. It has been suggested that the appellation may stem from an Amharic epithet meaning "black". However, it is likely that the term is instead of more
Hypericum kouytchense (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conditions are favourable it can retain its leaves all year. The Latin specific epithet kouytchense is a westernisation of Guizhou, a southwestern province of
Nepenthes jamban (1,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a tropical pitcher plant endemic to northern Sumatra. The specific epithet jamban is the Indonesian word for "toilet" and refers to the shape of the
Nepenthes bongso (1,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
altitudinal distribution of 1000–2700 m above sea level. The specific epithet bongso refers to the Indonesian legend of Putri Bungsu (literally "youngest
Dingiso (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Province central on New Guinea island, in northeastern Indonesia. The species epithet, mbaiso, means "the forbidden animal" in Moni. The marsupial lives in alpine
Hypallage (393 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personification of an inanimate or abstract noun, is also called a transferred epithet. "On the idle hill of summer/Sleepy with the flow of streams/Far I hear
Sigeric the Serious (708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Archbishop of Canterbury from 990 to 994. It is unclear whether the epithet "The Serious" originated from his learning, or if it derived from transliteration
Rami Mehmed Pasha (453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and of Egypt (1704–06). He was known as a poet of divan literature (the epithet Rami, meaning "Obedient", is his nom de plume in his poems). He was born
Manuel I of Constantinople (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hypatos ton philosophon in Constantinople. This is likely the source of his epithet "the Philosopher". Under Manuel I, Saint Sava had become an archbishop
Nepenthes lingulata (1,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
developed appendage present on the underside of the lid. The specific epithet lingulata is derived from the Latin word lingula, meaning "small tongue"
Blue-winged warbler (1,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naturae, though the scientific name has changed several times. The species epithet Pinus was given by Linnaeus in 1766 but was a mistake as the original description
Savitr (2,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
derived from an epithet applied to one or more deities and illustrating a particular aspect of activity or character. Such epithets gradually become
Ekasarana Dharma (2,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mahapurux or Mahapurush (Sanskrit: Maha: Supreme and purush: Being), an epithet of the supreme spiritual personality in the Bhagavata and its adherents
Blue-winged warbler (1,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naturae, though the scientific name has changed several times. The species epithet Pinus was given by Linnaeus in 1766 but was a mistake as the original description
Kharmerungulatum (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Maastrichtian) Intertrappean Beds of Madhya Pradesh, India. Its specific epithet honors Leigh Van Valen. It was described as one of the earliest known condylarths
Umm Kulthum bint Ali (1,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Umar is a controversial topic between Sunnis and Shia. She is given the epithet 'the Younger' to distinguish her from her older sister, Zaynab the Elder
Bekri Mustafa Pasha (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bekri Mustafa Pasha ("Mustafa Pasha the Drunkard"; known by the epithet Tekirdağlı, meaning "from Tekirdağ"; died January 1690) was an Ottoman grand vizier
Rock N Roll Nigger (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the song has always been controversial for its repeated use of a racial epithet, a remix was included on the soundtrack of the 1994 film Natural Born Killers
Iris pseudacorus (841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It is native to Europe, western Asia and northwest Africa. Its specific epithet pseudacorus means "false acorus", referring to the similarity of its leaves
Thomas of Cana (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
descent from Thomas of Cana and his followers. The meaning of the Cana epithet is unclear; it may refer to the town of Cana or the land of Canaan in the
Hagen (legend) (1,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
author's Medieval knowledge and intentions. There are suggestions that the epithet refers to more or less similar-sounding place names. However, names that
Antiochus IV of Commagene (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Commagene, reigned between 38–72 as a client king to the Roman Empire. The epithet "Epiphanes" means "the Glorious". Antiochus was born a prince of the royal
Amanita xanthocephala (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amanita as A. muscaria and is reported to be toxic. It derives its specific epithet xanthocephala from the Greek xanthos/ξανθοѕ "yellow" and kephale/κεφαλη
Chuhra (2,446 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Chuhra, also known as Bhanghi and Balmiki, is a Dalit caste in India and Pakistan. Populated regions include the Punjab region of India and Pakistan, as
Pietas (1,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
virtue of the founding hero Aeneas, who is often given the adjectival epithet pius ("religious") throughout Virgil's epic Aeneid. The sacred nature of
Mahishasura (1,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He was ultimately killed by Goddess Durga - after which She gained the epithet Mahishasuramardini ("Slayer of Mahishasura"). The Navaratri ("Nine Nights")
William Aiton (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
eldest son, William Townsend Aiton. Aiton is commemorated in the specific epithet aitonis. In 1789, he classified the Sampaguita plant to the Jasminium genus
Flores giant rat (385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
armandvillei is the only extant species in the genus Papagomys. The specific epithet, armandvillei, honours the Dutch Jesuit missionary Cornelis J. F. le Cocq
Cúscraid (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
/cŏŏs'crĭ/ (Cross & Slover 1936) /KOOS-kridh/ (Paddy Brown)) known by the epithet Mend Macha (the "stammerer" or "inarticulate one" of Macha), is a son of
Holcus lanatus (628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Holcus lanatus is a perennial grass. The specific epithet lanatus is Latin for 'woolly' which describes the plant's hairy texture. Common names include
Azhdarcho (771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Persian mythology. The type species is Azhdarcho lancicollis. The specific epithet lancicollis is derived from the Latin words lancea (meaning "lance" or
Donatism (2,692 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Donatism was a Christian sect leading to schism in the Roman Catholic Church, in the region of the Church of Carthage, from the fourth to the sixth centuries
Tanius (828 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
honours the Chinese paleontologist Tan Xichou ("H.C. Tan"). The specific epithet refers to China. In 2010 Gregory S. Paul estimated the length of Tanius
Lugaid Riab nDerg (1,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heirs, seduced all three of them, and a son, Lugaid, was conceived. His epithet came from two red stripes around his neck and waist, dividing him into
Whitefin dogfish (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to fisheries and almost nothing is known of its biology. The specific epithet ritteri is in honor of Dr. William Emerson Ritter of the University of
Marcelline Jayakody (701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
journalist and an exponent of indigenous culture. He is attributed with the epithet 'පන්සලේ පියතුමා' (Pansale Piyathuma - Priest in the Temple). Ven. Dr. Ittapane
Agattiyam (671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tolkappiyam or the bardic poetry of the Sangam literature. Tolkappiyar (epithet), the author of Tolkappiyam, which is the oldest extant Tamil grammar,
Hungarian National Socialist Party (1,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Socialist Party (Hungarian: Magyar Nemzeti Szocialista Párt) was a political epithet adopted by a number of minor Nazi parties in Hungary before the Second
Ulmus pumila 'Pendula' (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Krüssmann (1962). Late 19th-century herbarium leaf-specimens suggest that the epithet 'Pendula' has been attached to more than one form of Siberian elm. The
Ulmus × hollandica 'Canadian Giant' (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known how or when 'Canadian' was added to Lindley's 'Giant elm', but the epithet may be related to the fact that the horticulturalist William Barron, who
Isaac ben Abraham of Dampierre (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Dampierre, after which place he is often called, as well as by the epithet Isaac ha-Baḥur ("the younger"), to distinguish him from his teacher, Isaac
Adon (581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was originally an epithet of the god Yahweh depicted as the chief antagonist of "the Baʿals" in the Tanakh. Only later did the epithet come to be used as
Heramba (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Purana (8 names), the Padma Purana (12 epithets) and the Cintyagama (16 Ganapatis). Heramba is also used as an epithet of Ganesha in the Ganesha Purana. The
Sürmeli Ali Pasha (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ottoman Empire from 1694 to 1695. According to historian von Hammer, his epithet sürmeli means "did not know his place, in Arabic" while Uzunçarşılı claims
Batiniyya (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alawites practice a similar system of interpretation. Batiniyya is a common epithet used to designate Isma'ili Islam, which has been accepted by Ismai'lis
Flag of Birmingham (England) (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
its side, forms the Roman numeral "M" (1000) representing Birmingham's epithet "City of a Thousand Trades". The colour and design of the flag echo those
Nepenthes chang (1,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It is thought to be most closely related to N. kampotiana. The specific epithet chang refers to the Thai island of Ko Chang, where the type specimen was
Fagus grandifolia (1,541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southeast Canada. The genus name Fagus is Latin for "beech", and the specific epithet grandifolia comes from grandis "large" and folium "leaf". The American
Phayre's leaf monkey (319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Red List and is threatened by hunting and loss of habitat. The species epithet commemorates Arthur Purves Phayre. It is mostly arboreal, and feeds on
Barilium (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species of Iguanodon (I. dawsoni) by Richard Lydekker in 1888, the specific epithet honouring the discoverer Charles Dawson. In 2010 it was reclassified as
Amanita nivalis (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
growing at high altitudes in the Scottish Highlands. He gave it the Latin epithet nivalis (of the snow) to indicate the alpine type habitat in which he found
Aniksosaurus (1,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first coined in 1995 and reported in the literature in 1997. The specific epithet honors Charles Darwin who visited Patagonia in 1832/1833 during the Voyage
Durrani (1,759 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after establishing the Afghan Empire based in Kandahar, he adopted the epithet Shāh Durr-i-Durrān, "King, Pearl of Pearls," and changed the name of the
Amanita nivalis (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
growing at high altitudes in the Scottish Highlands. He gave it the Latin epithet nivalis (of the snow) to indicate the alpine type habitat in which he found
Bergenia crassifolia (942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Siberian tea, and Mongolian tea. The species epithet crassifolia means "thick-leaved", while the epithet in the synonym Bergenia cordifolia means "cordate
Jupiter (mythology) (18,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Friulian, Dijóu in Provençal. The epithets of a Roman god indicate his theological qualities. The study of these epithets must consider their origins (the
Bhagavan (3,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bhagavān (Sanskrit: भगवान्, Bhagavān) or Bhagwan (translated as "Lord") is an epithet for a deity, particularly for Krishna or Vishnu in the Vaishnavism and
Asherah (4,212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Asherah in the Phoenician History of Sanchuniathon, because the same common epithet (ʾElat) of "the Goddess par excellence" was used to describe her at Ugarit
Anthoxanthum odoratum (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and can also be found on unimproved pastures and meadows. The specific epithet odoratum is Latin for 'odorous'. Anthoxanthum odaoratum grass grows in
Arcusaurus (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latin arcus, "rainbow", a reference to the Rainbow Nation. The specific epithet honours Lucille Pereira and Fernando Abdala who discovered the fossils
Skenidioides (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrzej Baliński in 2012, from the early Devonian of Ukraine. The species epithet refers to Tatyana Lvovna Modzalevskaya. Skenidioides billingsi Schuchert
Dryas octopetala (630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
small prostrate evergreen subshrub forming large colonies. The specific epithet octopetala derives from the Greek octo (eight) and petalon (petal), referring
Muqali (827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jalair leader who had sworn fealty to the Mongols, he became known by his epithet "Muqali", "one who dulls", earned through his committed and able service
Gracianus Municeps (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ecclesiastic History of the English People) in Chapter XI of this work and the epithet is seemingly there to distinguish this Gratian from the earlier Gratian
Correct name (781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earlier species epithet, giving Albizia falcataria. This name cannot be used if there is already a species in the genus with this epithet, so that an illegitimate
Shoshenq IV (1,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earlier Hedjkheperre Shoshenq bore simple epithets in his titulary, whereas the later Hedjkheperre Shoshenq's epithets were more complex. Dodson suggested that
Mystery meat navigation (418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Flanders, author and designer of the website Web Pages That Suck. The epithet "mystery meat" refers to the meat products often served in American public
Géde Ollgothach (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ireland. He succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Slánoll. His epithet means "possessing a great voice", and the Lebor Gabála Érenn says during
Broad-striped Malagasy mongoose (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This species is most active in the evening and at night. The specific epithet fasciata means ‘banded’ in Latin. Its local common name is vontsira fotsy
Molinia caerulea (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
populations exist in northeastern and northwestern North America. The specific epithet caerulea means "deep blue" and refers to the purple spikelets. Molinia
Bromus erectus (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
centimetres (47 in). Like many brome grasses the plant is hairy. The specific epithet erectus is Latin, meaning "erect". The diploid number of the grass is 56
Primelephas (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gomphotheroides, was described by Vincent Maglio in 1970, with the specific epithet indicating the fossil specimens were gomphothere-like. Primelephas korotorensis
Koca Ragıp Pasha (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1748 and Grand Vizier from 1757 to 1763. He was also known as a poet. His epithet Koca means "great" or "giant" in Turkish. His father was Şevki Mustafa
Mariprofundus ferrooxydans (303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
morphology. Despite being validly published, the etymology of the generic epithet is grammatically incorrect, being a concatenation of the Latin neutral
Blanford's snowfinch (140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Pakistan. Its natural habitat is temperate grassland. The species epithet and common name commemorate the English zoologist William Thomas Blanford
Imhotep (1,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sufficiently distinct from the usual offerings made to other commoners that the epithet "demi-god" is likely justified to describe his veneration. The first references
Haemagogus clarki (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conspicuous patterns of silver scales on the scutum and pleuron. The specific epithet honors Dr. Herbert C. Clark, former Director of the Gorgas Memorial Laboratory
List of Eastern Orthodox saint titles (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Protomartyr, the first martyr of the whole Church) Right-believing: an epithet used for sainted secular rulers Righteous: a holy person under the Old
Brown-hooded gull (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, the Falkland Islands, and Uruguay. Its specific epithet, maculipennis, means 'spotted wings' (macula + penna). It is a white bird
Boro Maa (621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Binapani Devi Thakur; the name "Boro Maa" translates to "elder mother", an epithet for universal mother of Matua Community. She along with her husband Pramatha
Pashupati (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Lord of all animals". It was originally an epithet of Rudra in the Vedic period. Now it is one of the epithet of Shiva. Pashupatinath is an avatar of Shiva
Selene (5,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from her identification with Artemis, is also commonly referred to by the epithet Phoebe (feminine form). The original Phoebe of Greek mythology is Selene's
Juniperus oxycedrus (853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
variety of rocky sites from sea level up to 1600 m elevation. The specific epithet oxycedrus means "sharp cedar" and this species may have been the original
Theodorus of Asine (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commentaries on Plato, and frequently adds to his name some laudatory epithet,"the great," "the admirable," "the noble." He wrote a work on the soul
Israel and the apartheid analogy (14,035 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Israel and the apartheid analogy is criticism of Israel charging that Israel has practiced a system akin to apartheid against Palestinians in its occupation
Peckerwood (1,678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Southern United States for a woodpecker which is also used as an offensive epithet toward white people, especially poor rural whites. Originally an ethnic
Bustylus (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
described from the late Paleocene of Cernay, France (from which the species epithet was derived), and possibly also from Germany. Gheerbrandt later redescribed
Picea mariana (1,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the biome known as taiga or boreal forest. The Latin specific epithet mariana means “of the Virgin Mary”. P. mariana is a slow-growing, small
Minotaurasaurus (420 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
explained by the describers as meaning "man-bull lizard"; the specific epithet honours Vilayanur S. Ramachandran who purchased the fossil for $10,000
George Hamartolos (894 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of a chronicle of some importance. Hamartolus is not his name but the epithet he gives to himself in the title of his work: "A compendious chronicle
Yogesh (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
īśa and has the meaning "master of yoga" and has also been used as an epithet of Shiva. Yogesh (lyricist) (born 1943), Indian writer and lyricist Yogesh
Soteria (mythology) (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
preservation from harm (not to be mistaken for Eleos). Soteria was also an epithet of the goddess Persephone, meaning deliverance and safety. Soteria's male
Toghtekin (988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tughtekin (Modern Turkish: Tuğtekin; Arabicised epithet: ظاهر الدين طغتكين Zahir ad-Din Tughtikin; died February 12, 1128), also spelled Tughtegin, was
Victory (931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
etc.). Sol Invictus ("the Invincible Sun") of Roman mythology became an epithet of Christ in Christianity. Paul of Tarsus presents the resurrection of
Matteuccia (732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
names ostrich fern, fiddlehead fern, or shuttlecock fern). The species epithet struthiopteris comes from Ancient Greek words στρουθίων (strouthíōn) "ostrich"
Phosphorus (morning star) (1,450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dionysus, pine torches, the day; and in the sense of "torch-bearing" as an epithet of several gods and goddesses, especially Hecate but also of Artemis/Diana
Imber's petrel (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extinct seabird of gadfly petrel from the Chatham Islands. The species' epithet commemorates New Zealand ornithologist Mike Imber (1940–2011). The first
Mere Hüseyin Pasha (712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and previously the Ottoman governor of Egypt between 1620 and 1622. His epithet "Mere!" comes from the word for "Take it!" in Albanian; he was nicknamed
Nominal group (functional grammar) (2,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of this structure, he identifies the functions of Deictic, Numerative, Epithet, Classifer and Thing. The word classes which typically realise these functions
José Antonio Pavón Jiménez (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contemporary, Spanish botanist Antonio José Cavanilles — plants with the specific epithet of pavonii also commemorate his name. Botanical Expedition to the Viceroyalty
1983 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final (1,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dublin, one representing Galway) were sent off, earning the Dublin team the epithet "The Dirty Dozen". The game was marred by scenes of thuggery and ugliness
Koschei (2,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Koschei (Russian: Коще́й, tr. Koshchey, IPA: [kɐˈɕːej]), often given the epithet "the Immortal", or "the Deathless" (Russian: Коще́й Бессме́ртный), is an
Pendragon (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"commander-in-chief", "generalissimo", or "chief governor"). It is the epithet of Uther, father of King Arthur in medieval and modern Arthurian literature
Cricodon (1,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arrangement of the cuspules on the crown of a typical postcanine tooth. The epithet of the type species, C. metabolus, indicates the change in structure of
Al-Mansur Ali (128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Al-Mansur Ali (Arabic: المنصور على‎, epithet: al-Malik al-Manṣūr Nūr ad-dīn ʾAlī ibn Aybak, Arabic: الملك المنصور نور الدين على بن أيبك) (b. c. 1244,
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (1,608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the bear" in Latin (ūva ursī), similar to the meaning of the generic epithet Arctostaphylos ("bear grapes"). The genus name of Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Platanus occidentalis (1,812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refer to other types of tree in other parts of the world. The species epithet occidentalis is Latin for "western", referring to the Western Hemisphere
Barbaturex (383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
morrisoni was named after The Doors frontman Jim Morrison, a play on his epithet "The Lizard King". The genus's name is a portmanteau of the Latin words
Nepenthes abgracilis (1,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north-central Mindanao and N. micramphora from southeastern Mindanao. The specific epithet abgracilis means "from gracilis" and refers to Elmer Drew Merrill's early
Nepenthes peltata (1,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and large nectar glands on the lower surface of the lid. The specific epithet peltata is Latin for "peltate" and refers to the distinctive tendril insertion
Niall of the Nine Hostages (3,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historical figure. There are various versions of how Niall gained his epithet Noígíallach. The saga "The Death of Niall of the Nine Hostages" says that
Isopogon trilobus (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name. The specific epithet (trilobus) is derived from the Latin tri- "three", and lobus "lobe", and relates to the leaves. The epithet tripartitus means
Austriadactylus (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"finger", in reference to the wing finger of pterosaurs. The specific epithet means "crested" in Latin, a reference to the skull crest. The genus is
Castor Oyl (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mid 20th century. His mother Nana's name derives from "banana oil", an epithet similar to "baloney". His father Cole's name derives from "coal oil", a
Lactarius deliciosus (1,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deliciosus—the specific epithet deriving from Latin deliciosus, meaning "tasty". The Swedish taxonomist allegedly gave the species its epithet after smelling it
Dál Birn (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dál Birn ("portion" of Birn) is a tribal epithet found in Irish sources which refers to the descendants of Loegaire Birn Buadach, the hereditary ruling
Mstislav Keldysh (1,428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scientific circles of USSR Keldysh was known with epithet "the Chief Theoretician" in analogy with epithet "the Chief Designer" used for Sergey Korolyov.
Digenes Akritas (1,131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Songs. The epic details the life of the hero, Basil (Βασίλειος), whose epithet Digenes Akritas ("Two Blood Border Lord" or "Twain-born Borderer") refers
Antiochus X Eusebes (6,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appeared with the epithets Eusebes (the pious) and Philopator (father-loving). According to Appian, the king received the epithet Eusebes from the Syrians
Jasus lalandii (687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found off the coast of Southern Africa. It is not known whom the specific epithet lalandii commemorates, although it may the French naturalist and taxonomer
Cytorus (1,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between the Bartın River and the city of Sinop. Apollonius applies the epithet "woody" to Cytorus, alluding to the boxwood that Strabo mentions. In the
Kothar-wa-Khasis (542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mark S. Smith notes that there is a possible pun involved in Kothar's epithet "The Opener". According to Phoenician religion related by Mochus of Sidon
Aphaea (708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aeginetans say that Britomartis showed herself to them on their island. Her epithet among the Aeginetans is Aphaia, and it is Diktynna of the Nets on Crete
Calendula officinalis (1,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and elsewhere in warm temperate regions of the world. The Latin specific epithet officinalis refers to the plant's medical and herbal uses. Calendula officinalis
Fíachu Findoilches (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Géde Ollgothach, whom, according to some versions, he had killed. His epithet findoilches means "white or fair hidden one", although some sources call
Mukesh (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mukesh is an epithet for the Hindu god Shiva, and literally means "conqueror of the Muka demon". It also means god of 3 worlds, heaven, hell & earth,
Communist front (7,392 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A communist front is a political organization identified as a front organization under the effective control of a communist party, the Communist International
Nepenthes adnata (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it grows at elevations of 600 to 1200 m above sea level. The specific epithet adnata is Latin for "broadly attached" and refers to the base of the lamina
Tāmaki Makaurau (746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name from the Māori-language name for Auckland; Makarau is a descriptive epithet referring to the value and desirability of the land. In its current boundaries
Nepenthes izumiae (1,680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
be most closely related to N. lingulata and N. singalana. The specific epithet izumiae honours Izumi Davis, wife of Troy Davis, one of the describing
Invictus (film) (2,691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
United States on December 11, 2009. The title refers to the Roman divine epithet Invictus and may be translated from the Latin as "undefeated" or "unconquered"
Hoogstraal's striped grass mouse (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
striped markings and its natural habitat in moist savanna. The specific epithet honors entomologist and parasitologist Dr. Harry Hoogstraal. van der Straeten
Carduelis (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacques Brisson in 1760 by tautonomy based on Carl Linnaeus's specific epithet for the European goldfinch Fringilla carduelis. The name carduelis is the
Iris versicolor (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sedge meadows, marshes, and along streambanks and shores. The specific epithet versicolor means "variously coloured". It is one of the three Iris species
Chthonius (319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an epithet of several major gods, including Hades Hermes, and Dionysus. See Chthonia for goddesses bearing the feminine version of the epithet. Chthonius
Allium stipitatum (895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan. The epithet stipitatum means 'with a little stalk' referring to the ovary. Allium stipitatum
Chiroderma vizottoi (459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
epithet commemorates the works of Luis Dino Vizotto's contributions toward an understanding of chiropteran systematics. The spelling of the epithet,
Āstika and nāstika (2,984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formulation) and āstika (Vedic) philosophy, though “God” is often used as an epithet for consciousness (purusa) within its doctrine. Similarly, though Buddhism
Brijesh (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Devanagari: बृजेश brijeś) or Brajesh (बृजेश) is an Indian given name. It is an epithet of the Hindu god Krishna and its literal meaning is "king of Braj", a region
Independent Liberal Party (UK, 1918) (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rather, it was independent of Lloyd George. It was sometimes known by the epithet the Wee Free Party. The issuing of the Coalition Coupon to some Liberals
Sunil (742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
community. The Sanskrit word sunīla means "dark", "very blue", and is also an epithet of Krishna.[citation needed] Sunil (actor), Indian Telugu film actor Sunil
Asha (4,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
moral principle and the divinity. Later texts consistently use the 'Best' epithet when speaking of the Amesha Spenta, only once in the Gathas is 'best' an
Murtadha (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of European and Asian languages. The name is most commonly known as an epithet of Ali ibn Abi Talib, the son-in-law of Islamic prophet Muhammad, and is
Mugain (469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
him a son named Glaisne. She was also a sister of Medb by paternity. Her epithet, Aitinchairchech, literally means "having gorse-like body hair", or perhaps
Dyēus (5,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the root *di-/*dei-, meaning "to shine, be bright". The most constant epithet associated with *Dyēus is "father" (*ph2tḗr). The term "Father Dyēus" was
Finn (Frisian) (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
first element of fólcvaldi goða ('ruler of the host of gods') which is an epithet reserved for Freyr". He also notes similarities with "fólkum stýrir ('he
Mark of Cornwall (1,997 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iseult, who engaged with Tristan in a secret liaison, giving Mark the epithet The Cuckold King. In Old Welsh records, Mark is recorded as "March son
Sinoto's lorikeet (74 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It was identified from fossils on the Marquesas Islands. The species epithet commemorates anthropologist Yosihiko H. Sinoto who collected the holotype
Nepenthes rhombicaulis (1,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ˌrɒmbɪˈkɔːlɪs/ is a tropical pitcher plant endemic to Sumatra. The specific epithet rhombicaulis is formed from the Latin words rhombicus, meaning "rhomboid"
Luck (4,555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
even improbable events can happen by random chance. In this view, the epithet "lucky" or "unlucky" is a descriptive label that refers to an event's positivity
Pashupatastra (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(IAST: Pāśupatāstra, sanskrit: पाशुपतास्त्र; the weapon of Pasupati, an epithet of Shiva) in Hindu itihas is an irresistible and most destructive personal
Antillean nighthawk (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gundlachii) is a nightjar native to the Caribbean and Florida Keys. Its specific epithet, gundlachii, is in honour of Cuban naturalist Juan Gundlach. The adults
Thymus vulgaris (303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
slightly spicier than oregano and sweeter than sage. The Latin specific epithet vulgaris means “common” in the sense of “widespread”. Numerous cultivars
Zebulun (491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Northwest Semitic root zbl, common in 2nd millennium BCE Ugaritic texts as an epithet (title) of the god Baal, as well as in Phoenician and (frequently) in Biblical
Nakisawame (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
goddess' name is composed of the words saki meaning "weeping" and naki, and epithet of crying. Me denotes that she is female. In the Kojiki she is also named
Nepenthes glabrata (1,722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
yellowish background, giving them a "hand painted" appearance. The specific epithet glabrata is derived from the Latin word glaber, meaning "hairless", and
Caryota urens (616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and rainforest clearings, it is regarded as introduced in Cambodia. The epithet urens is Latin for "stinging" alluding to the chemicals in the fruit. Common
Saoshyant (999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
common noun airyaman "member of community" is an epithet of these saoshyants. In contrast, the standing epithet of the saviour figure(s) is astvat-әrәta "embodying
Portulaca oleracea (1,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
height. Approximately forty cultivars are currently grown. Its specific epithet oleracea means "vegetable/herbal" in Latin and is a form of holeraceus
Maria Lanakila Catholic Church (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Victorious Mary", the Hawaiian language equivalent to the English language epithet "Our Lady of Victory", which refers to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The first
Tacit programming (831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
point-free style a reputation of being unnecessarily obscure, hence the epithet "pointless style". Unix scripting uses the paradigm with pipes. The key
Picea abies (2,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the first gymnosperm to have its genome sequenced. The Latin specific epithet abies means “fir-like”. Norway spruce is a large, fast-growing evergreen
Asian brown flycatcher (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from southern India and Sri Lanka east to Indonesia. The correct specific epithet for this species is disputed. This species is 13 cm (5.1 in) long, including
Asian brown flycatcher (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from southern India and Sri Lanka east to Indonesia. The correct specific epithet for this species is disputed. This species is 13 cm (5.1 in) long, including
Myōjin (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shrines (名神社 myōjin-sha) in each province" in the year 730 (Tenpyō 2). An epithet homophonous with this imperially bestowed title, "shining/apparent kami"
Nepenthes andamana (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It is thought to be most closely related to N. suratensis. The specific epithet andamana refers to the Andaman Sea coast of Thailand. Nepenthes andamana
Isaac the Blind (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rabbi and a famous writer on Kabbalah (Jewish mysticism). The Aramaic epithet "Saggi Nehor" meaning "of Much Light" in the sense of having excellent
Royal flycatcher (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
includes a single widespread, or four more localized species. The specific epithet of the type species, coronatus, and the common name of all the species
Nepenthes eymae (3,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which it differs in its wine glass-shaped upper pitchers. The specific epithet eymae honours Pierre Joseph Eyma, a Dutch botanist who worked extensively
Charles Fleming (ornithologist) (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In 1997, Trevor H. Worthy commemorated Charles Fleming in the species' epithet of the prehistoric rail Pleistorallus flemingi from the mid-Pleistocene
Veneralia (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a relatively new but senior deity; for Ovid, Venus's acceptance of the epithet and its responsibilities represented the goddess's own change of heart
Lerna (1,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"blameless" (άμύμων) was an epithet of the heroized dead, who were venerated and appeased at shrines. Zeus even applies the epithet to Aegisthus, the usurper
Madidi titi (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2004. Its scientific name is Plecturocebus aureipalatii, the specific epithet meaning "of the Golden Palace", in reference to GoldenPalace.com, an online
Protea grandiceps (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first formally described by the botanist Leopold Trattinnick, the specific epithet means large head and is derived from the Latin words grandis meaning great
Nepenthes papuana (1,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ˌpæpuˈɑːnə/ is a tropical pitcher plant endemic to New Guinea. The specific epithet papuana is derived from Papua, an alternative name for the island. Nepenthes
Blot-Sweyn (1,188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called the Blót Swain (a swain who was willing to perform the blót) as an epithet rather than a personal name. The earliest source that deals with Blot-Sweyn's
Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha (876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mustafa Pasha and Abaza Siyavuş Pasha) were former grand viziers. His epithet Fazıl means "wise" in Ottoman Turkish. Born in the city of Köprülü, Fazıl
Dacentrurus (2,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bank of Cherwell River, the epithet meaning "the ancient one". In 1911 Franz Nopcsa named Omosaurus lennieri, the epithet honouring Gustave Lennier, based
Gakgung (1,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Korean traditional archery. Gungdo, Korean: 궁도, hanja: 弓道, is another epithet for traditional Korean archery, as used by Koreans. The reflex bow had
Aristobulus I (1,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(/ˌærɪstəˈbjuːləs/; Greek: Ἀριστόβουλος, romanized: Aristóboulos, the epithet meaning "best-advising") was the first Hasmonean king of Judaea from 104
Bitterroot (905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rediviva) is a small perennial herb in the family Montiaceae. Its specific epithet rediviva ("revived, reborn") refers to its ability to regenerate from dry
Serekh (1,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
necessary message of royal power. Over time, the king began to write an epithet within the serekh. These serekhs were dominated by the symbol of Horus
Hinomaru Sumo (6,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
champion in elementary school due to his natural talent, he was given the epithet National Treasure "Onimaru Kunitsuna" (鬼丸国綱). But his career stalled in
Alp Arslan (2,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(honorific in Turkish meaning "Heroic Lion"; in Persian: آلپ ارسلان‎; Arabic epithet: Diyā ad-Dunyā wa ad-Dīn Adud ad-Dawlah Abu Shujā' Muhammad Ālp Ārslan
Nepenthes eustachya (2,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where it grows from sea level to an elevation of 1600 m. The specific epithet eustachya, formed from the Greek words eu (true) and stachys (spike), refers
Martialis heureka (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"from Mars" and was given due to its unusual morphology, and the species epithet heureka indicates the surprising discovery. It belongs to the oldest known
Haman (2,570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BCE) but traditionally equated with Artaxerxes I or Artaxerxes II. As his epithet Agagite indicates, Haman was a descendant of Agag, the king of the Amalekites
Ramesh (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
'Rameshwar' - meaning "Lord/husband of Rama (the goddess Lakshmi)", an epithet of Vishnu and Krishna. A male given name from Sanskrit used in the Indian
Amenmesse (2,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fashioned by Amun" in Egyptian. Additionally, his nomen can be found with the epithet Heqa-waset, which means "Ruler of Thebes". His royal name was Menmire Setepenre
Jarwanid dynasty (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jarwanids were Twelvers, and the term "Qaramita" was used simply as an epithet for "Shi'ite." Jarwanid rule came to an end in the 15th century at the
Nepenthes kerrii (1,915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is thought to be most closely related to N. kongkandana. The specific epithet kerrii refers to Irish medical doctor Arthur Francis George Kerr, who made
Hibiscus tiliaceus (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Hawaiian), fau (Samoan), purau (Tahitian), and vau tree. The specific epithet, "tiliaceus", refers to its resemblance of the leaves to those of the related
Kanuni Bridge (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after Suleiman the Magnificent (r. 1520–1566), known in Turkish by the epithet "the Lawmaker" (Kanuni), who commissioned the construction. Built in 1554
Nepenthes micramphora (1,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
these species comprise the informal "N. micramphora group". The specific epithet micramphora is derived from the Greek mikros (small) and Latin amphora
White-bellied woolly mouse opossum (578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Micoureus, which was made a subgenus of Marmosa in 2009. The specific epithet was given in honour of Constance Sladen (née Anderson), wife of the naturalist
Bazinga (jellyfish) (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Brunswick River in northern New South Wales at high tide. The specific epithet refers to Denis Riek, who photographed a specimen in northern New South
Genista tinctoria (360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
names include dyer's whin, waxen woad and waxen wood. The Latin specific epithet tinctoria means "used as a dye". It is a variable deciduous shrub growing
Magnus the Strong (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
modern list of Swedish monarchs as Magnus I. Snorri Sturlason gives him the epithet Magnus the Strong. He was also briefly co-king of Denmark from 15 April
Gray fox (1,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dominant. It is the only American canid that can climb trees. Its specific epithet cinereoargenteus means "ashen silver". The gray fox is mainly distinguished
Brown-throated martin (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
movements. It is usually associated closely with water as its specific epithet paludicola suggest. The brown-throated martin is colonial in its nesting
El Camino Real (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Road), sometimes translated in English as The King's Highway, is an epithet applied to roads built by Spain during colonial times. El Camino Real (California)
Ipomoea leptophylla (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plant species in the bindweed family, Convolvulaceae. The Latin specific epithet leptophylla refers to leptophyllus -a -um fine- or slender-leaved. It belongs
Rice's whale (1,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
study confirmed this status. The common name Rice's whale and specific epithet ricei honor the cetologist Dale W. Rice (1930–2017). It is an intermediate-sized