Abundance (See also Fertility.) Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Abundance (See also Fertility.)

  1. Amalthea’s horn horn of Zeus’s nurse-goat which became a cornucopia. [Gk. Myth.: Walsh Classical, 19]
  2. cornucopia conical receptacle which symbolizes abundance. [Rom. Myth.: Kravitz, 65]
  3. Copia goddess of abundance. [Rom. Myth.: Kravitz, 65]
  4. Cubbins, Bartholomew head sports abundant supply of hats. [Children’s Lit.: The Five Hundred Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins]
  5. Dagon (Dāgan) fish-corn god symbolizing fertility and abundance. [Babyl. Myth.: Parrinder, 72; Jobes, 410]
  6. Daikoku god has inexhaustible sack of useful articles. [Jap. Myth.: LLEI, I: 325]
  7. Dhisana Vedic goddess of abundance. [Hinduism: Jobes, 439]
  8. Doritis epithet of Aphrodite, meaning “bountiful.” [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 25]
  9. Goshen Egyptian fertile land; salvation for Jacob’s family. [O.T.: Genesis 46:28]
  10. land of milk and honey land of fertility and abundance. [O.T.: Exodus 3:8, 33:3; Jeremiah 11:5]
  11. Thanksgiving Day American holiday celebrating abundant harvest; originally observed by Pilgrims (1621). [Am. Culture: NCE, 2726]
  12. wheat ears, garland of symbol of agricultural abundance and peace. [Western Folklore: Jobes, 374]