| Share


Hyperboreans (hĪˌpərbôrˈēənz, –bôrēˈənz) [key], in Greek mythology, people dwelling in a state of perfect bliss in the Far North who were Apollo worshipers.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Hyperboreans from Infoplease:

  • Hyperborean: meaning and definitions - Hyperborean: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Hyperboreans - Hyperboreans (5 syl.). The most northern people, who dwell beyond Boreas (the sent of the north ...
  • Paleosiberian languages - Paleosiberian languages Paleosiberian languages , also called Paleoasiatic or Hyperborean ...
  • Dictionary Index - Dictionary Index Huon pine Hupa Hupeh huppah hurcheon hurdies hurdle hurds hurdy-gurdy hurl hurley ...
  • Delphi - Delphi Delphi , locality in Phocis, Greece, near the foot of the south slope of Mt. ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Folklore and Mythology

Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring