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Callisto

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noun Cal·lis·to \kə-ˈlis-(ˌ)tō\

Definition of Callisto

  1. :  a nymph loved by Zeus, changed into a she-bear by Hera, and subsequently changed into the Great Bear constellation



Origin of callisto

Latin, from Greek Kallistō


First Known Use: 14th century


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