Meaning of Parnassus
Pronunciation: (pär-nas'us), [key]
- Modern,a mountain in central Greece, N of the Gulf of Corinth and near Delphi. ab. 8000 ft. (2440 m).
- a collection of poems or of elegant literature.
- the world of poetry or poets collectively: a rhymester striving to enter Parnassus.
- any center of poetry or artistic activity: Greenwich Village was once the Parnassus of the U.S.
- parnassus (Thesaurus)