from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The daughter of Minos and Pasiphaë who gave Theseus the thread with which he found his way out of the Minotaur's labyrinth.
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- proper n. The daughter of King Minos of Crete and his queen, Pasiphae.
- proper n. A female given name.
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- n. beautiful daughter of Minos and Pasiphae; she fell in love with Theseus and gave him the thread with which he found his way out of the Minotaur's labyrinth
Ancient Greek Ἀριάδνη. (Wiktionary)