Selene definition by Webster's New World
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Gr. Myth. the goddess of the moon: later identified with Artemis
Origin: Classical Greek Selēnē ; from selēnē, the moon ; from selas, light, gleam ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Indo-European base an unverified form swel-, to burn, smolder from source swelter
Selene definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Greek Mythology
The goddess of the moon.