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Artemis

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From Ancient Greek Ἄρτεμις (Ártemis).

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Artemis

  1. (Greek mythology) The Greek goddess of the hunt, wild animals, and wilderness; the daughter of Leto and Zeus; the sister of Apollo. (Compare Diana.)
  2. (rare) A female given name. The male variation is Artemios.
  3. (astronomy) The main-belt asteroid 105 Artemis, discovered in 1868.

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  • Arthur Cotterell, Oxford Dictionary of World Mythology (Oxford University Press, 1986)

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