Venus

See also: venus, Venüs, Vénus, and Vênus

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Venus f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Veneridae — the true venus clams.

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Venus astronomical symbol

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Venus

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Venus

  1. (Roman mythology) The goddess of love, beauty, and natural productivity; the Roman counterpart of Aphrodite.
  2. The second planet in our solar system, named for the goddess; represented in astronomy and astrology by .
  3. (obsolete) Sexual activity or intercourse; sex, lust, venery.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, II.ii.2:
      Immoderate Venus in excess, as it is a cause, or in defect; so, moderately used, to some parties an only help, a present remedy.
  4. (poetry): love; sex

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AsturianEdit

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Venus f

  1. Venus (planet)

CatalanEdit

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:

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Proper nounEdit

Venus f

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)

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Venus ?

  1. Venus

EstonianEdit

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Venus

  1. Venus (goddess)

FinnishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Venus

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)

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GalicianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Venus f

  1. Venus (planet)
  2. Aphrodite, Venus (goddess)

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Venus ? (genitive Venuss)

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Venus.

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Venus f

  1. Venus (goddess)
  2. Venus (planet)
  3. A female given name

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wen-.

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Venus f (genitive Veneris); third declension

  1. Venus, Roman goddess of natural productivity.
  2. Venus, the second planet in our solar system.

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Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative Venus Venerēs
genitive Veneris Venerum
dative Venerī Veneribus
accusative Venerem Venerēs
ablative Venere Veneribus
vocative Venus Venerēs

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NorwegianEdit

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Venus

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)

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Venus ?

  1. Venus

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Venus c

  1. Venus (goddess, planet)
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