Artemis

noun
Ar·​te·​mis | \ ˈär-tə-məs How to pronounce Artemis (audio) \

Definition of Artemis

: a Greek moon goddess often portrayed as a virgin huntress — compare diana

First Known Use of Artemis

1673, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Artemis

Greek

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“Artemis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Artemis. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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