from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Roman mythology, one of the greater goddesses, the Greek Persephone or Kora, daughter of Ceres, wife of Pluto, and queen of the infernal regions.
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- n. goddess of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Persephone
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