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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Parasite" mean? The list below shows the origins of Parasite as well as things modernly associated with the name Parasite such as celebrities named Parasite.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Par"a*site
  1. One who frequents the tables of the rich, or who lives at another's expense, and earns his welcome by flattery; a hanger-on; a toady; a sycophant."Thou, with trembling fear, Or like a fawning parasite, obey'st." [Milton.]" Parasites were called such smell-feasts as would seek to be free guests at rich men's tables." [Udall.]
  2. [Bot]
    1. A plant obtaining nourishment immediately from other plants to which it attaches itself, and whose juices it absorbs; -- sometimes, but erroneously, called epiphyte.
    2. A plant living on or within an animal, and supported at its expense, as many species of fungi of the genus Torrubia.
  3. [Zoöl]
    1. An animal which lives during the whole or part of its existence on or in the body of some other animal, feeding upon its food, blood, or tissues, as lice, tapeworms, etc.
    2. An animal which steals the food of another, as the parasitic jager.
    3. An animal which habitually uses the nest of another, as the cowbird and the European cuckoo.

Etymology: F., fr. L. parasitus, Gr. para`sitos, lit., eating beside, or at the table of, another; para` beside + sitei^n to feed, from sitos wheat, grain, food

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. An animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant); it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host
  2. A follower who hangs around a host (without benefit to the host) in hope of gain or advantage

What does the name Parasite mean?

Pis for peaceful, your quiet times.

Ais for adorable, how precious

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Ais for admirers, and all that you have!

Sis for secret, that you can certainly keep.

Iis for intense, your zest of living.

Tis for tender, loving nature.

Eis for expert, in your chosen career

Past life for Parasite born Mar 24, 2001

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1825. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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