Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The satellite of Jupiter that is fourth in distance from the planet.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Latin Thēbē, a nymph, daughter of the river god Asopus, from Greek.

Examples

  • According to Mahiatshidi, larger shareholders such as Thebe

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The ANC denies "direct financial links" to Thebe, but promises to look into the allegations.

    Anc Connections

  • In it too were the twin sons of Antiope, daughter of Asopus, Amphion and Zethus, and Thebe still ungirt with towers was lying near, whose foundations they were just then laying in eager haste.

    The Argonautica

  • Royal Bafokeng, Thebe and YeboYethu would each be entitled to appoint a board member to the board of Vodacom SA, which currently had

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • YeboYethu (3.44 percent), Thebe Investment Corporation (0.84 percent) and Royal Bafokeng (1.97 percent).

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • And one giant grain of salt: the information is being provided by Thebe Pharmaceuticals.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • Thebe fears it is a losing battle as people become desperate to keep warm during winter.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Autonoe whom long haired Aristaeus wedded, and Polydorus also in rich-crowned Thebe.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • And she, being subject in love to a god and to a man exceeding goodly, brought forth twin sons in seven-gated Thebe.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • Among the presentations from the South African delegation will be Thebe Medupe of the SA Astronomical Observatory delivering his

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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