Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or obtained from Helicon, a mountain of Bœotia in Greece, from which flowed Aganippe and Hippocrene, two fountains sacred to the Muses. It was held to be a favorite retreat of Apollo and the Muses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to Helicon.
  • adjective (Zoöl.) Like or pertaining to the butterflies of the genus Heliconius.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.