Penelope(redirected from Penelope the Wise)
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n. Greek Mythology
The wife of Odysseus and mother of Telemachus. Penelope was made immortal by Circe.
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the wife of Odysseus, who remained true to him during his long absence despite the importunities of many suitors
Pe•nel•o•pe(pəˈnɛl ə pi)
the wife of Odysseus, who remained faithful to him during his long absence at Troy.
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|Noun||1.||Penelope - (Greek mythology) the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelity; for 10 years while Odysseus fought the Trojan War she resisted numerous suitors until Odysseus returned and killed them|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
|2.||Penelope - a genus of guans (turkey-like arboreal birds valued as game and food birds)|
bird genus - a genus of birds