What is another word for Athanasia?

Pronunciation: [ˌaθɐnˈe͡ɪzi͡ə] (IPA)

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What are the hypernyms for Athanasia?

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Usage examples for Athanasia

The name is said to be a corruption of Athanasia, derived from two Greek words meaning immortality.
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When some monks in reading Lucian came across the passage where Jove, speaking of Ganymede to Mercury, says, "Take him hence, and when he has tasted immortality let him return to us," their literal minds inferred that this plant must have been what Ganymede tasted, hence they named it Athanasia!
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In Lyte's time the Tansy was sold in the shops under the name of Athanasia.
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