Diana

Diana

The daughter of jupiter and Latona; a virgin goddess who presided over hunting, chastity, and marriage; identified with the greek goddess Artemis. And chaste diana haunts the forest shade.

(Science: zoology) (Pope) diana monkey, a handsome, white-bearded monkey of west Africa (cercopithecus diana).

Origin: L. Diana.


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