from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The god of war.
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- proper n. The god of war, son of Zeus and Hera, brother Hephaestus, sister Eris, who is his companion. Attended by his sons, (to Aphrodite), Deimos and Phobos, and old war-goddess Enyo.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek myth, the god of war, typical particularly of the violence, brutality, confusion, and destruction it calls forth. The corresponding Roman deity was Mars.
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- n. (Greek mythology) Greek god of war; son of Zeus and Hera; identified with Roman Mars
From the Ancient Greek Ἄρης (Arēs) (Wiktionary)