Associations to the word «Pantheon»


PANTHEON, noun. A temple dedicated to all the gods
PANTHEON, noun. (mythology) all the gods of a particular people or religion, particularly the ancient Greek gods residing on Olympus, considered as a group
PANTHEON, noun. A category or classification denoting the most honored persons of a group
PANTHEON, proper noun. The circular Roman temple dedicated to all the gods in 27 BC in Rome. Since the 7th century AD reconsecrated by christianity and dedicated to their single god.

Dictionary definition

PANTHEON, noun. All the gods of a religion.
PANTHEON, noun. A monument commemorating a nation's dead heroes.
PANTHEON, noun. (antiquity) a temple to all the gods.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats