(mineral) A soft and earthy mineral of a white or yellowish color, and with a waxy lustre, found at Langbanshytta in Sweden. It is a hydrated silicate of magnesia, and resembles meerschaum.
The daughter of Njörd, and goddess of love and beauty; the Scandinavian Venus; - in Teutonic myths confounded with Frigga, but in Scandinavian, distinct.
The Greek goddess of love, corresponding to the Venus of the Romans.
goddess of love and fecundity; daughter of Njorth and sister of Frey
A large marine annelid, covered with long, lustrous, golden, hairlike setæ; the sea mouse.
A beautiful butterfly (Argunnis Aphrodite) of the United States.
goddess of love and beauty and daughter of Zeus in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Venus
Aphrodite is an ancient Greek goddess associated with love, beauty, pleasure, passion and procreation. She was syncretized with the Roman goddess Venus.