from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The goddess Artemis.
- n. The moon.
- n. The satellite of Saturn that is 14th in distance from the planet.
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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Lauraceae — an evergreen tree.
- proper n. A female given name.
- proper n. A Titan, the daughter of Uranus and Gaia. She became associated with Artemis, goddess of the moon.
- proper n. The 14th moon of Saturn.
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- n. the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one
- n. (Greek mythology) a Titaness who became identified with Artemis as goddess of the Moon
- n. small dun-colored North American flycatcher
Middle English phebe, from Latin Phoebē, from Greek Phoibē, from feminine of phoibos, shining.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ancient Greek Φοίβη (phoibe) (Wiktionary)
Ancient Greek Φοίβη, feminine form of Φοῖβος (Phoebus, "bright"). (Wiktionary)