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Eros appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Sore eye, Eros?
  • Eros' sis is sore.
  • Eros saw I was sore.
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Definition of the noun eros

What does eros mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • eros: eroses
  • Eros: Eroses

  1. (Greek mythology) god of love; son of Aphrodite; identified with Roman Cupid
  2. a desire for sexual intimacy

Alternative definition of the noun eros


  1. A winged figure of a child representing love and/or its power
  2. Physical love; sexual desire
  3. a type of love that seeks fulfillment without violation or something else
  4. [psychiatry] libido
  5. [psychiatry] collective instincts for self-preservation; life drive


  1. "Eros" is a 2004 Italian drama film consisting of three short segments directed by Wong Kar-wai, Steven Soderbergh, and Michelangelo Antonioni. Each of the three segments addresses the themes of love and sex.
  2. "Eros": Men and Women is a 1964 Brazilian drama film directed by Walter Hugo Khouri. It was entered into the 1965 Cannes Film Festival.
  3. "Eros" is a 2011 animation, short film written and directed by Vaiana Gauthier.
  4. "Eros" is a film.
    • country: South Korea
    • genres: Romance Film, Drama
    • released on (21 years ago)
  5. "Eros" is a 2010 animated short film written and directed by Pei-wen Lee.
  6. "Eros" is a 2009 short film directed by Megan Griffiths.


  1. "Eros" is a book by Helmut Krausser.
  2. "Eros" is a book by Nicola Abel-Hirsch.


  1. Eros is a fictional character from the play Antony & Cleopatra.
  2. Eros is a fictional character from the 2008 film Good Morning Heartache.
  3. Eros is a fictional character from the 2007 crime thriller film Dead Time: Kala.
  4. Eros is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Brides of Sodom.
  5. Eros is a fictional character from the 1959 film Plan 9 from Outer Space.
  6. Eros is a fictional film character.
  7. Eros is a fictional film character.
  8. Eros is a fictional character from the 1984 film Cinta di Balik Noda.


  1. "Eros" is the first greatest hits album by Italian pop/rock singer Eros Ramazzotti, released in 1997 on the BMG label. Of the album's 16 tracks, five are original recordings, nine re-recordings and two new tracks. Two of the re-recorded tracks are duets; "Musica è" featuring Andrea Bocelli and "Cose della vita" with Tina Turner. Eros topped the albums chart in six countries.
    • genres: Pop music, Rock music
    • released on (18 years ago)
    • award:
      • Echo Award for Best International Rock/Pop Male Artist nomination for Eros Ramazzotti
      • Echo Award for Best International Rock/Pop Male Artist, received by Eros Ramazzotti
  2. "Eros" is the working title of an unreleased album by American alternative metal band Deftones with tentative release dates in 2008 and 2009. The November 2008 car accident of bassist Chi Cheng forced the band to initially hold off on releasing the album, and later shelve the album indefinitely in a creative decision to move forward. With Cheng in a coma, Deftones recruited former Quicksand bassist Sergio Vega and released Diamond Eyes instead in 2010. The band has stated that they still intend to release Eros at some point.
  3. "Eros" is the name of the first recording made by the French progressive rock band Dün. The record was self-released as a vinyl LP; a thousand copies were printed and sold by the band at concerts.
  4. "Eros" is a composition.
  5. "EROS" is a musical single of Lycaon.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  6. "Eros" is a musical album of Jimang.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  7. "Eros" is a musical album of Jimang.
    • released on (6 years ago)
  8. "Eros" is a musical album of Viza.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  9. "Eros" is a 1994 single album by Fumiya Fujii.
    • released on (21 years ago)
  10. "Eros" is a musical album of Chris Spheeris.
  11. "Eros" is a composition.


Eros is a record label.


  1. Eros is a town in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 202 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Ruston Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  2. Eros is an unincorporated community in Marion County, Arkansas, United States.

There are other places with in their name, like Eros House.


  1. Eros a.k.a. Cupid: In classical mythology, Cupid is the god of desire, erotic love, attraction and affection. He is often portrayed as the son of the love goddess Venus, and is known in Latin also as Amor. His Greek counterpart is Eros.
  2. Eros, in Greek mythology, was the Greek god of love. His Roman counterpart was Cupid. Some myths make him a primordial god, while in other myths, he is the son of Aphrodite.
    • also known as Eros (Mythologie), Eros (mitologia), エロス, Eros (mitoloji), Eros (déu), Eros (mytológia), Eros (gud), Eros (god)
  3. Eros is one of the four words in Ancient Greek which can be rendered into English as “love”. The other three are storge, philia and agape. Eros refers to “intimate love” or romantic love; storge to familial love; philia to friendship as a kind of love; and agape refers to “selfless love”, or “charity” as it is translated in the Christian scriptures.
  4. EROS: Earth Resources Observation Satellite is a series of Israeli commercial Earth observation satellites, designed and manufactured by Israel Aircraft Industries, with optical payload supplied by El-Op. The satellites are owned and operated by ImageSat International, another Israeli company, with some 35 full-time employees. EROS A was launched, on December 5, 2000 and EROS B on April 25, 2006.
  5. EROS is an operating system developed beginning in 1991 by The EROS Group, LLC., the Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Features include automatic data and process persistence, some preliminary real-time support, and capability-based security. EROS is purely a research operating system, and was never deployed in real world use. As of 2005, development has stopped in favor of two successor systems, CapROS and Coyotos.

Phrases with Eros

Phrases starting with the word Eros:

  1. Eros Nasutus
  2. Eros humeralis

Phrases ending with the word Eros:

  1. Genus Eros
  2. Opius Eros
  3. Acraea Eros
  4. Morpho Eros
  5. Dacnusa Eros
  6. Tadumia Eros
  7. Chorebus Eros
  8. Apanteles Eros
  9. Lepanthes Eros
  10. Limenitis Eros
  11. Anthocharis Eros
  12. Hemirrhagus eros
  13. Pachyneuron Eros
  14. Polyommatus Eros
  15. Digonogastra Eros
  16. Elytroleptus eros
  17. Euxestonotus eros
  18. Erythroleptus Eros

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Eros

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Google previewThe Trouble With Passion (2013)

Political Theory Beyond the Reign of Reason by Cheryl Hall

Thus, eros is a blessing for both the lover and the beloved, not in spite of ...

Google previewPhenomenology/Ontopoiesis Retrieving Geo-cosmic Horizons of Antiquity (2011)

Logos and Life by Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka

Eros is a mediating diamond existing midway between being...

According to the myth, eros is the son of Poros and Penia. Poros means...

In metaphysical sense eros is a striving of a human being to the unity, wholeness, that is becoming an ...

Google previewDivine Creation in Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern Thought (2007)

Essays Presented to the Rev'd Dr Robert D. Crouse

Eros merits the greatest honours because Eros is the greatest beneÀciary for...

Google previewFalling in Love (2013)

Why We Choose the Lovers We Choose by Ayala Malach Pines

Psychoanalyst Rollo May explained: Eros is the drive toward union with what we belong to—union with our own...

Google previewPlato and Tradition (2013)

The Poetic and Cultural Context of Philosophy by Patricia Fagan

Eros is the primary moving force of the soul. Politics is the domain of human life among other humans, the arena of shared experience. Philosophy is the manifestation of human striving not to be limited by the particular and relative, but to aim ...

Google previewLeslie Rowles Driver (2002)

The Fruitful Prince

According to Plato, eros is an attraction produced in the soul by the value of the ' beloved,' a sort of vacuum effect by which the soul is attracted by something thai it lacks. We love...

and insofar eros is a kind of reasonable or rational behavior.

Google previewThe Human Eros (2013)

Eco-ontology and the Aesthetics of Existence by Thomas Alexander

Eros is the drive that appropriates the symbolgiving structures of embodied existence and frames them into various “tropes.” These are pivotal themes in a culture's core pattern or “constellation” of dominant ideas that sustain and develop its ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Love in World Religions (2008)

by Yudit Kornberg Greenberg

Common eros is a primary attraction to the body; it manifests itself in love toward women and young boys. The common eros seeks nothing more than physical gratification and hence is often exploitative. Heavenly eros, in contrast, is directed ...

Google previewLove and Friendship (2003)

Rethinking Politics and Affection in Modern Times by Eduardo A. Velásquez

Eros is a passion, which belongs to the lover, not to the beloved as such; friendship is a relationship, and to be a friend of another is necessarily reciprocal. Eros is an experience of being transported, possessed by something beyond our ...

Google previewDictionary of Images and Symbols in Counselling (1998)

by William Stewart

Eros Erotic love (Cupid) In Greek mythology, the god of sexual love, passion and fertility.

Google previewThe Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1 (2010)

Revised Full-Color Edition by Merrill C. Tenney

Eros in biblical thought is an expression for mutuality; the lover finds delight in this love. While the Hebrew has no specific word that means SEX, the OT gives erotic love a positive and noble role. Eros celebrates life in general, and bodily life in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Solar System (2014)

by Tilman Spohn, Doris Breuer, Torrence Johnson

Eros. Shallow troughs are partially filled-in linear structures; pit chains are crater chains. A ridge winding almost around the entire ...

Google previewDictionary of Feminist Theology (2004)

by Russell, Russell, David

Eros 85 'race, gender, and class) are morally relevant. We are created in the image of God in particularity and 'difference, and we affirm that image in others by respecting (not denying) difference. Also, like liberation 'theologies, feminist and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2015)

by Andrew M. Colman

[From Greek eros love or desire + genes born] Eros n. In *psychoanalysis, the life instincts, usually including both the *sexual instinct and the *ego instinct (the *self -preservation instinct), the aim of which are to create and maintain the integrity ...

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There is no art without Eros. (Max Frisch)
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The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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