Greco-Roman deity


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Noun1.Greco-Roman deity - a deity of classical mythologyGreco-Roman deity - a deity of classical mythology  
deity, divinity, god, immortal - any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
nymph - (classical mythology) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful maiden; "the ancient Greeks believed that nymphs inhabited forests and bodies of water"
Latona, Leto - wife or mistress of Zeus and mother of Apollo and Artemis in ancient mythology; called Latona in Roman mythology
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Any of the wild, half-demonic attendants of the Great Mother of the Gods, the ancient Oriental and Greco-Roman deity, who were said to accompany her with wild dances and music.
Ancient Oriental and Greco-Roman deity, known by a variety of local names; the name Cybele or Cybebe predominates in Greek and Roman literature from about the 5th century BC onward.