eidolia

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • hallucinotic eidolia —    The term hallucinotic eidolia is indebted to the Greek noun eidos, which means image, appearance, idea. It translates loosely as hallucination like image . The French neologism éidolie hallucinosique was introduced in or shortly before 1973 by …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • hallucinosis —    A term coined in or shortly before 1900, possibly by the German neurologist Carl Wernicke (1848 1904), to denote a mental state or disorder in which hallucinations feature prominently. The term hallucinosis has been variously defined as    1)… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • phantéidolie —    The French term phantéidolie is indebted to the Greek words phantazestai (to imagine) and eidos (image, appearance, idea). It was introduced in or shortly before 1973 by the French psychiatrist Henri Ey (1900 1977) to denote a variant of *… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • protéidolie —    The French term protéidolie is indebted to the Greek words protos (first) and eidos (image, appearance, idea). It was introduced in or shortly before 1973 by the French psychiatrist Henri Ey (1900 1977) to denote a variant of *hallucinotic… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • somato-éidolie —    The French term somato éidolie is indebted to the Greek words soma (body), and eidos (image, appearance, idea). It translates loosely as somatic eidolia or somatic image. The term is used by the French psychiatrist Henri Ey (1900 1977) to… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”