Asked in English to Greek
English to Greek
What is the greek word for healing?
February 24, 2010 10:44PM
Its θεραπεία (therapia), or ίαση (iasi) : the process of healing
φαρμακευτικος is pharmaceutical [pharmaco (φαρμακο) : drug,medicine (original meaning:poison)]
Asked in Hindi Language and Culture
What is the Hindi word for the English word 'healing'?
Asclepius was the ancient Greek god of what?
Asclepius (Greek Ἀσκληπιός, transliterated Asklēpiós; Latin Aesculapius) is the demigod of medicine and healing in ancient Greek mythology. Asclepius represents the healing aspect of the medical arts, while his daughters Hygieia, Meditrina, Iaso, Aceso, Aglæa/Ægle and Panacea (literally, "all-healing") symbolize the forces of cleanliness, medicine and healing, respectively Asclepius was the ancient Greek god of medicine.
Who is the ancient Greek god in charge of medicine?