Vesta definitions

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The goddess of the hearth, worshiped in a temple containing the sacred fire tended by the vestal virgins.
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The goddess of the hearth, identified with the Greek Hestia.
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The brightest of the asteroids and the second most massive object in the asteroid belt after the dwarf planet Ceres.
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A short wooden or wax match.
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The brightest of all the asteroids and the fourth to be discovered, in 1807. It is the third largest, with a diameter of about 530 km (329 mi), and the only asteroid that can be seen without a telescope. Evidence of lava flows on its surface suggests that it once had a molten interior.
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A short match, made of wood or wax.
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(Roman mythology) The virgin goddess of the hearth, fire, and the household, and therefore a deity of domestic life. The Roman counterpart of Hestia.
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A female given name in occasional use.
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(astronomy) Short for 4 Vesta, the fourth asteroid discovered.
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Origin of vesta

From Latin Vesta, related to Ancient Greek ἑστία (hestia, “to dwell") and Ἑστία (Hestia, “Hestia"), all from Proto-Indo-European *hâ‚‚wes-; see also Old High German and Old English wesan (“to be"), Gothic wisan (wisan), Sanskrit वसति (“abide dwell").