Aphrodite

noun
Aph·​ro·​di·​te | \ ˌa-frə-ˈdī-tē How to pronounce Aphrodite (audio) \

Definition of Aphrodite

: the Greek goddess of love and beauty — compare venus

First Known Use of Aphrodite

1565, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Aphrodite

Greek Aphroditē

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“Aphrodite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aphrodite. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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