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- (Greek mythology) The goddess of youth, and a daughter of Zeus and Hera. Hebe was the cupbearer of the gods until she married her paternal halfbrother, Heracles, had two sons, Alexiares and Anicetus. Her Roman counterpart is Juventas
- (astronomy) Short for 6 Hebe, a main-belt asteroid.
goddess of youth
Hebe (plural Hebes)
- ^ Ovid does not detect a unity of Hera (Juno) and Hebe (Juventas): he opens Fasti via with a dispute between Juno and Juventas claiming patronage of the month of June (on-line text).
Hebe f (indecl)