Proserpina

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Pro·ser·pi·na

 (prō-sûr′pə-nə) also Pro·ser·pi·ne (prō-sûr′pə-nē, prŏs′ər-pīn′)
n. Roman Mythology
The daughter of Ceres who became the goddess of the underworld when Pluto carried her away and made her his wife.

Proserpina

(prəʊˈsɜːpɪnə)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) the Roman goddess of the underworld. Greek counterpart: Persephone

Per•seph•o•ne

(pərˈsɛf ə ni)

n.
an ancient Greek goddess, the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, abducted by Hades to be queen of the underworld.
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Noun1.Proserpina - goddess of the underworldProserpina - goddess of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Persephone
References in classic literature ?
Do not speak so harshly of poor King Pluto," said Prosperina, kissing her mother.
BLACK MOTH, ALUNAH, PROSPERINA, HEAVY ON THE RIDE: Scruffy Murphys, Birmingham.
Saturday saw a little drama on the main stage with young Valleys rising stars Falling With Style opening the main stage due to a last-minute pull-out by Swansea rockers Prosperina.