Definition of Aphrodite. Meaning of Aphrodite. Synonyms of Aphrodite

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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 Knidos (or Cnidus) was an Ancient Gr**** sculpture of the goddess Aphrodite created by Praxiteles of Athens around the 4th century BCE...
- The Aphrodite of Milos (Gr****: Αφροδίτη της Μήλου, Aphroditi tis Milou), better but mistakenly known as the Venus de Milo, is an ancient Gr**** statue...
- Aphrodite is the eleventh studio album by Australian singer Kylie Minogue, released on 5 July 2010 by Parlophone. Beginning in early 2009, the singer...
- 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...
- 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...
- Mighty Aphrodite is a 1995 American romantic comedy film written, directed by, and co-starring Woody Allen, alongside Mira Sorvino, Helena Bonham Carter...
- also known as the Aphrodite Kallipygos (Gr****: Ἀφροδίτη Καλλίπυγος) or the Callipygian Venus, all literally meaning "Venus (or Aphrodite) of the beautiful...
- Aphrodite IX is a comic book series published by the Top Cow imprint of American company Image Comics, which debuted in 1996. The series was later relaunched...
- Phalaenopsis aphrodite is a species of orchid found from southeastern Taiwan to the Philippines. Media related to Phalaenopsis aphrodite at Wikimedia...
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