Io meaning

īō, ēō
(place, proper) The third largest satellite of Jupiter: discovered in 1610 by Galileo and found in 1979 to be volcanically active.
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(greek mythology) A maiden who was loved by Zeus and transformed by Hera into a heifer.
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One of the four brightest satellites of Jupiter. It was first sighted by Galileo.
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A type of moth, the io moth.
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An exclamation of joy or triumph.
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(gr. myth., person, proper) A maiden loved by Zeus and changed into a heifer by jealous Hera or, in some tales, by Zeus to protect her.
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Ionium.
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One of the four brightest satellites of Jupiter and the fifth in distance from the planet. It was first sighted by Galileo.
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The computer component that receives data from or transmits data to a system or device, such as a buffer, peripheral, storage unit, or another computer across a network.
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The ccTLD for British Indian Ocean Territory as assigned by the IANA.
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Origin of io

  • Latin Īō from Greek

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • . + ISO 3166-1 country code for British Indian Ocean Territory, io.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Latin; compare Ancient Greek ἰώ (iō, “oh!”).

    From Wiktionary

  • Modern Latin, from Ancient Greek ἰώ (iṓ, “Io”).

    From Wiktionary