Hypnos

(redirected from Somnus)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Somnus: Morpheus, Haemophilus somnus
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to Hypnos

(Greek mythology) the Greek god of sleep

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Callan wasted no time in following up on Somnus in the Casino 36 Stockport Classic Conditions Stakes.
Somnus is usually a reliable sort with a proper sprinting background and he could go well at a decent price.
It would also be good to welcome back Europe's leading sprinter of 2004, Somnus, who came closest last year to matching the feat of Be Friendly - owned by the former BBC ' Voice of Racing' Sir Peter O'Sullevan - which remains the only horse to have won the Sprint Cup twice.
In particular Somnus has been working tremendously well at home,' said Easterby.
Mick Kinane, taking over on Somnus, settled his mount at the rear in the early stages and when the time came Somnus demonstrated the superior turn of foot to come through and clinch the win yards from the line.
Stevens' agent in Britain Terry Norman added: "He is due to fly back on September 2 and the disappointing aspect is that they wanted him to ride Somnus (in the Stanley Leisure Sprint Cup) at Haydock on September 4.
Nelson introduced RF-VTR of the tonsils with the Somnus radiofrequency generator.
The Yorkshire trainer has Somnus lined up for the valuable Diadem Stakes but the colt could do with the benefit of a rain dance.
The Cardiff-based company confirmed yesterday that it had received clearance from the American Food and Drug Administration to use its patented Somnus technology for the reduction of enlarged tonsils.
KAK602) JOHN SCHULTE, CEO of SOMNUS MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES INC (SOMN), describes the company's business and its background; prospects for the industry, with positive and negative trends; competitive threats; strategic opportunities for the firm including its marketing plans and acquisition potential; management strength and organization; and the financial prospects of the firm looking forward.
The SP 1010 and SP 1100 Somnoplasty devices from Somnus Medical Technologies, Sunnyvale, CA, use an electrode to emit low-power, low-temperature radio frequency energy that shrinks tissue in the mouth and nose to treat snoring and nasal obstruction.
FDA clearance for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea is a major milestone for the company as Somnus is dedicated to providing minimally invasive, cost-effective solutions to upper airway disorders, without the pain and discomfort associated with traditional techniques," said Stuart Edwards, founder and CEO of Somnus.
Hypnos In Greek mythology, the god of sleep and the counterpart of the Roman Somnus.
Its five sections depicted the anxious sexual-romantic dreams of a mild-mannered Somnus.