Hestia

Hestia

[hes-tee-uh]
noun
the ancient Greek goddess of the hearth.
Compare Vesta.
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Hestia (ˈhɛstɪə)
 
n
Greek myth Roman counterpart: Vesta the goddess of the hearth

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Hestia
goddess of the hearth, from Gk. hestia "hearth, house, home, family" (see vestal).
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