This duality of Eros and Thanatos is presented here as 'the eternal conflict at the centre of human civilisation'.
What does TH stand for?
TH stands for Thanatos (Latin: Death, epigraphy)
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We have 31 other meanings of TH in our Acronym Attic
- Telemetry Head
- Temporary Housing
- Terapeutas Holísticos (Portuguese: Holistic Therapists)
- Terminal Handler
- Terminal Homing
- Terre Haute (Indiana)
- Territory of Hawaii (before Hawaii became a state)
- Test Healthy
- Texas Hold 'Em (poker game)
- Thailand (TLD)
Samples in periodicals archive:
It derived from the classical Greek notion of the world as strung between the struggle for supremacy between Eros (Life) and Thanatos (Death).
but in reality, the undead vampire 'Nicolas Cage' will have rejuvenated himself and appeared in some other part of the world, young again, and ready to start all over," Jack Mord of the Thanatos Archive in Seattle wrote.
Unless by we I mean Thanatos, but I just asked, I do not mean Thanatos.
CAPTION(S): Masked: Heroes Nyx and Thanatos Superzeroes: Self-styled comic crime fighters
When Sarpedon began to bleed Twin gods descended-- Thanatos and his brother whose name is Sleep.
The modern skyscraper tower thus offers a combination of eros and thanatos, with base commercial motives thrown liberally into the mix.
Thus, he sums up the fecundity of postwar Californians with a couplet: "Eros vanquished Thanatos.