Alchemist


Alchemist

An alchemist is a person who practices alchemy. Alchemist may also refer to:

People and groups

*The Alchemist (producer), a hip hop music producer
*Alchemist (band), an Australian progressive metal band
*Alchemist (company), a Japanese based company that develops video games
*Johann der Alchimist, Margrave of Brandenburg, 1440 to 1464

Books and stories

*"The Alchemist" (novel), the translated title of a 20th century allegorical novel by Paulo Coelho
*"The Alchemist" (novel), a novel by Donna Boyd
*"The Alchemist" (short story), a short story by H. P. Lovecraft
*"The Alchemist" (novelette), a science fiction novelette by Charles L. Harness
*"The Alchemists", a science fiction novel by Geary Gravel
*"Fullmetal Alchemist", the English title of a series of Japanese manga and anime created by Hiromu Arakawa
*"The Neutronium Alchemist", the second book in "The Night's Dawn Trilogy" by Peter F. Hamilton
*Element Lad, a comic superhero sometimes known by the codename "Alchemist"
*"", a fantasy novel by Michael Scott.

Other works of art

*"The Alchemist" (play), a 17th century play by Ben Jonson
*"The Alchemist" (album), the third album by Swedish doom metal band Witchcraft
*"The Alchemist" (Avatar album), the 1996 debut album of Romanian death metal band Avatar
*"The Alchemist" (Home album), the 1973 album released by Home, a British rock band
*"The Alchemist" (painting), a 17th century painting of an alchemical laboratory by David Teniers the Younger
*"The Alchemist" (Philip Pickett album), a solo album released in 1998 by Philip Pickett
*"Alchemist (song)" is a track sung by Russell Watson on the album Amore Musica
* The Alchemist is a song by Bruce Dickinson from the 1998 album, The Chemical Wedding.

Other uses

*"Alchemist (video game)", a 1983 ZX Spectrum game
*"The Alchemist (film)", a 1986 horror film
*"The Alchemist", a film scheduled for release in 2009
*The Alchemist, a recurring character on "The Venture Bros."
*Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! has a character called The Alchemist

ee also

*List of alchemists
*List of chemists – includes some alchemists
*List of occultists – includes several alchemists


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  • Alchemist — steht für: jemanden, der sich der Alchemie verschrieben hat und sie praktiziert; siehe Alchemie Weitere Bedeutungen: Der Alchimist ist ein Roman von Paulo Coelho mit einer Auflage von über 30 Million Büchern weltweit. Alchemist ist der Name einer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alchemist — Al che*mist, n. [Cf. OF. alquemiste, F. alchimiste.] One who practices alchemy. [1913 Webster] You are alchemist; make gold. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Alchemist — Alchemist, ein die Alchemie (s.d.) Betreibender, in sie Eingeweihter …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • alchemist — (n.) 1510s, from O.Fr. alquemiste, from M.L. alchimista (see ALCHEMY (Cf. alchemy)). Earlier forms were alchemister (late 14c.), alkanamyer (late 15c.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • alchemist — [al′kə mist] n. a practitioner of alchemy alchemistic adj. alchemistical …   English World dictionary

  • Alchemist — The Alchemist The Alchemist Alias Alchemist, ALC, Mudfoot Nom Alan Daniel Maman Pays d’origine Beverly Hills, États Unis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • alchemist — UK [ˈælkəmɪst] / US noun [countable] Word forms alchemist : singular alchemist plural alchemists someone who tried to change ordinary metals into gold, especially in the Middle Ages …   English dictionary

  • alchemist — [[t]æ̱lkəmɪst[/t]] alchemists N COUNT An alchemist was a scientist in the Middle Ages who tried to discover how to change ordinary metals into gold …   English dictionary

  • Alchemist — Alchemie: Die Bezeichnung für die mittelalterliche Goldmacherkunst (spätmhd. alchemie, frühnhd. alchimei) führt über gleichbed. frz. alchimie und span. alquimia auf arab. (mit Artikel) al kīmiyā »Kunst der Metallverwandlung, der Legierung«… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Alchemist — 1. Die Alchemisten haben fünferlei Beute: sie verthun das Gut, verderben die Zeit, beschweren das Leben, schwächen den guten Namen und betrügen die Leute. 2. Die Alchemisten reiten auf einem hanfenen Pferde dem Himmel zu. 3. Hüte dich vor der… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon


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