Talk:Mount Parnassus

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I recently came across a note mentioning the 'destruction of parnassus" and I believe it referenced the flight of the muses. Does anyone have anything on this?? ~~wblakesx

Is there any reason why it is written ParnassUs? I'd like to change it to Parnassos. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 66.2.160.84 (talkcontribs)

Parnassus is the traditional and standard English spelling, which almost invariably is the spelling used to refer to the mythological location. Parnassos is the transliterated Greek form, occasionally used to refer to the geographical location in Greece by its "native" name (although of course the real Greek name for it doesn't even use the Latin alphabet). --Quuxplusone 08:45, 8 March 2007 (UTC)

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BetacommandBot 01:16, 7 November 2007 (UTC)

add this for mythology[edit]

While Orpheus was living with his mother and his eight beautiful aunts on Parnassus, he met Apollo who was courting the laughing muse Thalia. Apollo became fond of Orpheus and gave him a little golden lyre, and taught him to play it. Orpheus's mother taught him to make verses for singing.

Orpheus.

Megistias (talk) 02:27, 19 December 2007 (UTC)

Liakoura?[edit]

Seems like a significant piece of info missing from this article. --Intentionally unsigned —Preceding unsigned comment added by 63.175.18.130 (talk) 22:18, 5 May 2008 (UTC)