Gaea
noun Etymology: Greek Gaia Date: 1833 the Greek earth goddess and mother of the Titans

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  • Gaea — (j[=e] [.a]), prop. n. [Gr. Gai^a, Gh^] (Mythol.) The goddess of the earth, considered as a personification of the earth. According to Hesiod she was the first born of Chaos, and mother of Uranus, Pontus, Cronus and the Titans in ancient… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • GAEA — civitas Arabiae Felicis, et ins. in Syrti maiori. Ptol …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Gaea — see GAIA (Cf. Gaia) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Gaea — [jē′ə] n. [Gr Gaia < gē, earth] Gr. Myth. a goddess who is the personification of the earth, the mother of the Titans: identified with the Roman Tellus …   English World dictionary

  • Gaea — /jee euh/, n. the ancient Greek goddess of the earth, mother of the Titans. [ < Gk gaîa earth] * * * Greek goddess of the earth. She was both mother and wife to Uranus, or Heaven, from whom she was separated by her son Cronus, a Titan. According… …   Universalium

  • gaea — ep·i·gaea; …   English syllables

  • Gaéa — Gaïa Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gaïa (homonymie). Éon et Tellus (Gaïa) entourée de quatre enfants, peut ê …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gaea — noun /dʒiːə/ The earth, daughter of Chaos, both mother and wife of Uranus (the sky) and Pontus (the sea) …   Wiktionary

  • GAEA — Georgia Art Education Association (Community » Educational) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • Gaea — Synonyms and related words: Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Ate, Athena, Bacchus, Ceres, Cora, Cronus, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysos, Dionysus, Dis, Earth, Eros, Flora, Frey, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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