from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The goddess of wisdom, the practical arts, and warfare, and the protectress of cities, especially Athens.
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- proper n. The goddess of wisdom, especially strategic warfare, the arts, and especially crafts, in particular, weaving; daughter of Zeus and Metis
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Athene, 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva
From Latin Athena, from Ancient Greek Ἀθηνᾶ. (Wiktionary)