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Mnemosyne

[nee-mos-uh-nee, -moz-] /niˈmɒs əˌni, -ˈmɒz-/
noun
1.
the ancient Greek goddess of memory, a daughter of Uranus and Gaea and the mother by Zeus of the Muses.
Origin of Mnemosyne
< Greek mnēmosýnē memory, akin to mnâsthai to remember, mnḗmōn mindful
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Mnemosyne

/niːˈmɒzɪˌniː; -ˈmɒs-/
noun
1.
(Greek myth) the goddess of memory and mother by Zeus of the Muses
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Word Origin and History for Mnemosyne

titaness, mother of the Muses, from Greek mnemosyne, literally "memory, remembrance," from mneme "memory" (see mnemonic).

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