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From Latin Phoebus, from Ancient Greek Φοῖβος (Phoîbos, [the] Radiant [One]).

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Phebus

  1. (mythology) In Greek mythology, the god governing the sun; Phoebus, Apollo.
  2. (astronomy, sometimes uncapitalised) The brightest and warmest celestial body, considered to be a planet in the Ptolemic system; the Sun.

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