Erato definition by Webster's New World
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Gr. Myth. the Muse of erotic lyric poetry
Origin: Classical Latin ; from Classical Greek Eratō ; from eratos, beloved ; from eran, to love
Erato definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Greek Mythology
The Muse of lyric poetry and mime.
Origin: Greek Eratō, from erasthai, to love.