Cynthia

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noun Cyn·thia \ ˈsin(t)-thē-ə \

Definition of Cynthia

1 :artemis
2 :the moon personified as a goddess

Origin and Etymology of cynthia

Latin, from feminine of Cynthius of Cynthus, from Cynthus, mountain on Delos where she was born, from Greek Kynthos


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