Cyth·​er·​ea ˌsi-thə-ˈrē-ə How to pronounce Cytherea (audio)

Word History


Latin, from Greek Kythereia, from Kythēra Cythera, island associated with Aphrodite

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Cytherea was in the 15th century

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“Cytherea.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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