Hebe definition

hēbē
The goddess of youth and spring, cupbearer to the Olympian gods.
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(gr. myth., person, proper) The goddess of youth, daughter of Hera and Zeus: she is a cupbearer to the gods.
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(slang) A Jew.
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(Greek mythology) The goddess of youth, and a daughter of Zeus and Hera. Hebe was the cupbearer of the gods until she married her paternal halfbrother, Heracles, with who she had twin sons, Alexiares and Anicetus. Her Roman counterpart is Juventas.
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A female given name.
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(astronomy) Short for 6 Hebe, a main-belt asteroid.
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(slang, derogatory, offensive) A Jew.
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Relating to youth.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hebe
Plural:
hebes

Origin of hebe

  • From Ancient Greek Ἥβη (Hēbē, literally “Youth, Prime of Life”).

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  • From Ancient Greek ἥβη (hebe, “youth”)

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