Venus

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See also: venus, Venüs, Vénus, and Vênus

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Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Venus f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Veneridae — the true venus clams.

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

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Venus astronomical symbol

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Venus

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Venus

  1. (Roman mythology) The goddess of love, beauty, and natural productivity; the Roman counterpart of Aphrodite.
  2. The second planet in our solar system, named for the goddess; represented in astronomy and astrology by .
  3. (obsolete) Sexual activity or intercourse; sex, lust, venery.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, II.ii.2:
      Immoderate Venus in excess, as it is a cause, or in defect; so, moderately used, to some parties an only help, a present remedy.
  4. (poetry): love; sex

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Asturian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus f

  1. Venus (planet)

Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper noun[edit]

Venus f

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus

  1. Venus

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(planets of the solar system) planeter i solsystemet; Merkur,‎ Venus,‎ Jorden/‎jorden,‎ Mars,‎ Jupiter,‎ Saturn,‎ Uranus,‎ Neptun (Category: da:Planets) [edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Venus ?

  1. Venus

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess)

Finnish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess, planet)

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Galician[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus f

  1. Venus (planet)
  2. Aphrodite, Venus (goddess)

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Venus ? (genitive Venuss)

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess, planet)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Venus.

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Venus f

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess)
  2. Venus (planet)
  3. A female given name

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wen-.

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Venus f (genitive Veneris); third declension

  1. Venus, Roman goddess of natural productivity.
  2. Venus, the second planet in our solar system.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Venus Venerēs
genitive Veneris Venerum
dative Venerī Veneribus
accusative Venerem Venerēs
ablative Venere Veneribus
vocative Venus Venerēs

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Norwegian[edit]

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Venus

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess, planet)

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Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Venus ?

  1. Venus

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Swedish[edit]

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Venus c

  1. (Roman mythology) Venus (goddess, planet)