Titan
Titan Ti"tan (t[imac]"tan), a. Titanic. [1913 Webster]

The Titan physical difficulties of his enterprise. --I. Taylor. [1913 Webster]


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  • Titan — most often refers to: *A class of deities who preceded the Olympians in Greek mythology. See Titan (mythology). *The largest satellite of the planet Saturn, named after the Greek characters. See Titan (moon). Mythology*Helios, Greek sun deity… …   Wikipedia

  • titan — [ titɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1831; n. pr. XIVe; lat. Titan, mot gr., nom des enfants d Ouranos (le Ciel) et de Gaia (la Terre), dont l aîné était Titan ♦ (Dans certains emplois) Géant. Une œuvre, un travail de titan (⇒ titanesque) . « Ce Titan de l Art… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Titán — puede referirse a: Titán, raza de poderosos dioses que gobernaron durante la legendaria edad dorada, según la mitología griega. Titán, satélite natural del planeta Saturno. Titán, nombre popular que recibe la Sinfonía nº 1 de Gustav Mahler. Titán …   Wikipedia Español

  • Titán — is a Mexican electronic band formed in 1992 from the industrial band Melamina Ponderosa, where Emilio Acevedo and Julián Lede first met each other, later Jay de la Cueva (Microchips, Fobia, Moderatto) joined the band. Titan s first record was… …   Wikipedia

  • titan — (n.) early 15c., from L. Titan, from Gk. Titan, member of a mythological race of giants who attempted to scale heaven by piling Mount Pelion on Mount Ossa but were overthrown by Zeus and the gods. They descended from Titan, elder brother of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • titan — tìtan m DEFINICIJA 1. (Titani) (mn) mit. šest divovskih sinova i šest kćeri boga neba Urana i božice Zemlje Geje; živjeli su na nebu i čuvali očevo prijestolje; na majčin nagovor jedan od sinova, Kron, svrgnuo je Urana, a potom je Kronov sin Zeus …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Titan — TITAN, ánis, (⇒ Tab. II.) des Uranus und der Vesta, oder der Erde Sohn, hätte, als der älteste unter seinen Brüdern, das Königreich seines Vaters bekommen sollen. Weil aber so wohl seine Mutter, als seine Schwestern, die Ceres und Ops, ihm… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • tìtan — m 1. {{001f}}(Titani) 〈mn〉 mit. šest divovskih sinova i šest kćeri boga neba Urana i božice Zemlje Geje; živjeli su na nebu i čuvali očevo prijestolje; na majčin nagovor jedan od sinova, Kron, svrgnuo je Urana, a potom je Kronov sin Zeus u… …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • titán — sustantivo masculino 1. Área: mitología Gigante mitológico que quiso asaltar el cielo: Los titanes quisieron robar el fuego del cielo y fueron castigados. 2. Uso/registro: coloquial. Persona que posee una fuerza extraordinaria o unas cualidades… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

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