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Nightwish: Amaranth Meaning

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Amaranth Lyrics

Baptised with a perfect name
The doubting one by heart
Alone without himself

War between him and the day
Need someone to blame
In the end, little he can do alone

You believe but what you see
You receive but what you give

Caress the one, the...

  1. anonymous
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    Aug 10th 2017 report

    People are afraid of what they cannot understand. If you look hard enough you'll find the amaranth, the white flower of good in an odd or negative situation.

  2. anonymous
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    Feb 26th 2017 report

    It is about the underdogs, symbolized by an archangel Gabriel.

    Baptised with a perfect name = Gabriel, holy warrior, man of God, strength from God etc. Baptism was not done before christianity started, so this cannot refer to Lucifer, contrary to what other interpretations often assume.

    Music video also shows a falling drop of angel blood which is caught by a boy (future underdog, hidden amaranth). This is also a symbol associated directly with Gabriel in Koran (The Clot).

  3. anonymous
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    Nov 26th 2015 report

    suppressed, implied, phonetic perfect. like this song very much ;-)

  4. anonymous
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    Nov 25th 2015 report

    it is quite good, besides it is something they call aria (something as hildegarde or something?)

  5. anonymous
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    Dec 26th 2011 report

    I feel like the meaning of this song represents fear of anything unknown or unfamiliar. And the tendency to destroy those things feared or misunderstood.


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