aphrodite aphrodite  /ˌæf rə ˈdaɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus

Usage(s):

  • The offspring of the Greek gods Hermes and Aphrodite was bi-sexual Hermaphrodites.

News

  • New Luxury Villas at Aphrodite Hills Resort

    Lanitis Development Ltd and Aphrodite Hills Real Estate are proud to announce the completion of four luxury Villas, situated on the Eastern Plateau of Aphrodite Hills Resort. (PRWeb June 09, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10811972.htm
    on June 9, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. The statue of Moss, described as an "Aphrodite of our times", now stands in the British Museum's Nereid Gallery alongside legendary Greek heroines such as the Crouching Venus, a statue of Venus caught bathing.
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Kate Moss Source: Times Online

  2. "Italy has made it clear that they will help us fill the Aphrodite gap with a work of equal significance," Brand said. "I am very sad to see her go; also we are very excited about the sorts of objects that could come in her place."
    on Sep 25, 2007 By: Michael Brand Source: Washington Post

  3. Speaking at the unveiling, Mr Quinn said he saw Miss Moss, who posed for him for a day though not in the position of the statue, as a "modern day Aphrodite".
    on Oct 2, 2008 By: Marc Quinn Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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