Thalia (Muse)

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Roman statue o Thalia frae Hadrian's Villa, nou at the Prado Museum (Madrid)

Thalia (/θəˈlə/; Auncient Greek: Θάλεια, Θαλία; "the joyous, the flourishin", frae Auncient Greek: θάλλειν, thállein; "to flourish, tae be verdant") wis the Muse who presidit ower comedy an idyllic poetry. In this context her name means "flourishin", acause the praises in her sangs flourish throu time.[1]

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