goddess

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Hindu goddess who releases from sin or disease; mother of the Adityas Aditi
central deity of Shinto; goddess personifying the sun and ancestress of the rulers of Japan Amaterasu , Amaterasu Omikami
wife of Siva and a benevolent aspect of Devi: goddess of plenty Anapurna , Annapurna , Parvati
love goddess Aphrodite , Astarte , Hathor , Ishtar , Venus
goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus Aphrodite , Cytherea
(classical mythology) a golden apple thrown into a banquet of the gods by Eris (goddess of discord--who had not been invited); the apple had `for the fairest' written on it and Hera and Athena and Aphrodite all claimed it; when Paris (prince of Troy) awar apple of discord
Celtic goddess famous for her beauty; mother of Dylan Arianrhod , Arianrod
(Greek mythology) the virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon; daughter of Leto and twin sister of Apollo; identified with Roman Diana Artemis , Cynthia
large temple of the Greek goddess Artemis which was begun at Ephesus in 541 BC and completed 220 years later; the temple was destroyed by the Goths in 262 Artemision at Ephesus
mother and earth goddess in Gilgamish epic; identified with Sumerian Ki and Ninkhursag Aruru
ancient Phoenician goddess of love and fertility; the Phoenician counterpart to Ishtar Ashtoreth , Astarte
goddess of criminal rashness and its punishment Ate
(Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva Athena , Athene , Pallas , Pallas Athena , Pallas Athene
capital and largest city of Greece; named after Athena (its patron goddess) Athens , Athinai , capital of Greece , Greek capital
(Roman mythology) goddess of the dawn; counterpart of Greek Eos Aurora
cat- or lion-headed Egyptian goddess; represents life-giving power of the sun Bast
earth goddess; one of the two wives of Vishnu Bhumi Devi
Celtic goddess; mother of Angus Og Boann
Celtic goddess of fire and fertility and agriculture and household arts and wisdom; later associated with Saint Bridget Brigit
agriculture goddess Ceres
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