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Daphne can mean:

Art[change | change source]

  • Dafne is the name of an opera by Jacopo Peri (1597), no longer existent, and is considered to be the first opera ever composed.
  • Daphne is also the title of an opera by Richard Strauss based on the myth of the nymph Daphne.
  • Daphne Descends is a song on the Smashing Pumpkins' Adore album.
  • Daphne is a song on several Django Reinhardt albums, such as Djangology. The song was originally written in 1938.

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  • SS Daphne was a ship which sank disastrously in 1883.
  • "Daphne II" is a European Community program based on the decission 803/2004/CE from the European Parliament, to prevent and fight violence against women and children and protect the victims and risk groups; It states a common position and strategy from the representatives of the European citizenship.