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Definition of Aphrodite

Aphrodite
Aphrodite Aph`ro*di"te, n. [Gr. ?.] 1. (Classic Myth.) The Greek goddess of love, corresponding to the Venus of the Romans. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A large marine annelid, covered with long, lustrous, golden, hairlike set[ae]; the sea mouse. 3. (Zo["o]l.) A beautiful butterfly (Argunnis Aphrodite) of the United States.

Meaning of Aphrodite from wikipedia

- whom Aphrodite was extensively syncretized. Aphrodite's major symbols include myrtles, roses, doves, sparrows, and swans. The cult of Aphrodite was largely...
- The Aphrodite of Milos (Gr****: Αφροδίτη της Μήλου, Aphroditi tis Milou), generally known as the Venus de Milo, is an ancient Gr**** statue and one of the...
- The Aphrodite of Knidos (or Cnidus) was an Ancient Gr**** sculpture of the goddess Aphrodite created by Praxiteles of Athens around the 4th century BCE...
- Aphrodite is the eleventh studio album by Australian singer Kylie Minogue, released on 5 July 2010 by Parlophone. Beginning in early 2009, the singer...
- Areia or Aphrodite Areia (Ancient Gr****: Ἀρεία) or "Aphrodite the Warlike" was a cultic epithet of the Gr**** goddess Aphrodite, in which she was depicted...
- Aphrodite Jones (born November 27, 1958) is an American author, reporter, and television producer. Jones is an executive producer and the host of the...
- Ode to Aphrodite (or Sappho fragment 1) is a lyric poem by the archaic Gr**** poet Sappho, in which the speaker calls on the help of Aphrodite in the pursuit...
- Aphrodite Urania (Ancient Gr****: Οὐρανία) was an epithet of the Gr**** goddess Aphrodite, signifying "heavenly" or "spiritual", to distinguish her from...
- lover of the goddess Aphrodite in Gr**** mythology. In Ovid's first-century AD telling of the myth, he was conceived after Aphrodite cursed his mother Myrrha...
- Aphrodite is a 1982 French–Swiss soft-core **** film directed by Robert Fuest. The film is inspired by the novel Aphrodite: mœurs antiques by Pierre Louÿs...
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