Aphrodite - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌæfrəˈdaɪti|
Brit.  |ˌafrəˈdʌɪti|

noun

- goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus (syn: aphrodite, cytherea)

Examples

Aphrodite, goddess of love

when Adonis died Zeus decreed that he should spend winters in the underworld with Persephone and spend summers with Aphrodite

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