Hebe

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English[edit]

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A statue of Hebe
Hebe astronomical symbol

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἥβη (Hḗbē, literally Youth, Prime of Life).

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Hebe

  1. (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, with who she had twin sons, Alexiares and Anicetus. Her Roman counterpart is Juventas[1]
  2. A female given name
  3. (astronomy) Short for 6 Hebe, a main-belt asteroid.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Hebrew

Noun[edit]

Hebe (plural Hebes)

  1. (slang, derogatory, offensive) A Jew.
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  1. ^ 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).

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Proper noun[edit]

Hebe f (indecl)

  1. # (Greek mythology) Hebe
  2. # (astronomy) Hebe

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Hebe f

  1. (Greek mythology) Hebe (goddess of youth)