Aglaia

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noun \ə-ˈglī-ə, -ˈglā-ə\

Definition of Aglaia

  1. :  one of the three sister goddesses (known as the three Graces) who are the givers of charm and beauty in Greek mythology — compare euphrosyne, thalia

Origin and Etymology of aglaia

Latin, from Greek


First Known Use: 1576

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