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Old 28-08-2014, 09:16 PM   #14
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The formal name for carnation, dianthus, comes from Greek for "heavenly flower", or the flower of Jove..Jupiter or Jove is the king of the gods and the god of sky and thunder in ancient Roman religion and myth.. Jupiter was the chief deity of Roman state religion throughout the Republican and Imperial eras, until Christianity became the dominant religion of the Empire.. In Roman mythology, he negotiates with Numa Pompilius, the second king of Rome, to establish principles of Roman religion such as sacrifice...

(Rein)Car-Nations were mentioned in Greek literature 2,000 years ago.. "Dianthus" was coined by Greek botanist Theophrastus, and is derived from the Greek words for divine ("dios") and flower ("anthos").. Some scholars believe that the name "carnation" comes from "coronation" or "corone" (flower garlands), as it was one of the flowers used in Greek ceremonial crowns. Others think the name stems from the Latin "caro" (genitive "carnis") (flesh), which refers to the original colour of the flower, or incarnatio (incarnation), which refers to the incarnation of God made flesh..Theophrastus ( Greek: Θεόφραστος; c. 371 – c. 287 BC), a Greek native of Eresos in Lesbos, was the successor to Aristotle in the Peripatetic school..Theophrastus probably accompanied Aristotle to Macedonia when Aristotle was appointed tutor to Alexander the Great in 343/2.. Around 335 BC, Theophrastus moved with Aristotle to Athens where Aristotle began teaching in the Lyceum. When, after the death of Alexander, anti-Macedonian feeling forced Aristotle to leave Athens, Theophrastus remained behind as head (scholarch) of the Peripatetic school, a position he continued to hold after Aristotle's death in 322/1..Theophrastus presided over the Peripatetic school for 35 years,and died at the age of 85 according to Diogenes..From the lists of Diogenes LaĆ«rtius, giving 227 titles, it appears that the activity of Theophrastus extended over the whole field of contemporary knowledge.. He is said to have remarked
"we die just when we are beginning to live"...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dianthus_caryophyllus
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