Afërdita

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. The name is an Albanian compound formation of afër 'near' and ditë 'day, literally meaning "dawn", in referrence to "the morning star" (compare Bardhyl) or Venus. The obvious relation to Ancient Greek Ἀφροδίτη remains unexplained.

Proper noun[edit]

Afërdita

  1. (Greek mythology) Aphrodite
  2. A female given name, meaning the dawn, the morning star, Venus.
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