Selene

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Translingual[edit]

Selene vomer (lookdown)

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Selene f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Carangidae — lookdowns and moonfishes.

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Selene

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek proper noun Σελήνη (Selḗnē), from the Ancient Greek σέλας (sélas, light).

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Selene

  1. (Greek mythology) The goddess of the Moon.
  2. (rare) A female given name.
  3. (poetic) the moon

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Proper noun[edit]

Selene f

  1. (Greek mythology) Selene (Greek moon goddess)