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- Hyphenation: A‧mal‧the‧a
- (Greek mythology) The most frequently mentioned foster mother of Zeus, sometimes represented as the goat who suckled the infant-god in a mountain cave, sometimes as a goat-tending nymph.
- (astronomy) The third most distant moon of Jupiter.
- (goddess): Amaltheia
goat or nymph who suckled Zeus
third most distant moon Jupiter
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