Minerva

noun
Mi·​ner·​va | \ mə-ˈnər-və How to pronounce Minerva (audio) \

Definition of Minerva

: the Roman goddess of wisdom — compare athena

First Known Use of Minerva

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Minerva

Latin

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“Minerva.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Minerva. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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