Meaning of Caduceus



English: Caduceus
Bangla:
Hindi: सर्प दंड, प्राचीन संदेशवाहकों का दंड
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

Classical Mythology. the staff carried by Mercury as messenger of the gods.

Definition: 2

a representation of this staff used as an emblem of the medical profession and as the insignia of the U.S. Army Medical Corps.

Definition: 3

(classical myth) a staff entwined with two serpents and bearing a pair of wings at the top, carried by Hermes (Mercury) as messenger of the gods

Definition: 4

an insignia resembling this staff used as an emblem of the medical profession Compare staff of Aesculapius