noun Ar·i·ad·ne \ˌa-rē-ˈad-nē\

Definition of Ariadne

  1. :  a daughter of Minos who helps Theseus escape from the labyrinth

Origin and Etymology of ariadne

Latin, from Greek Ariadnē

First Known Use: 14th century

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