Aglaia

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A·gla·ia

 (ə-glā′ə, -glī′-)
n. Greek Mythology
One of the three Graces.
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Aglaia

(əˈɡlaɪə)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth one of the three Graces
[Greek: splendour, from aglaos splendid]
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Noun1.Aglaia - (Greek mythology) one of the three Graces
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Grace - (Greek mythology) one of three sisters who were the givers of beauty and charm; a favorite subject for sculptors
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907-911) And Eurynome, the daughter of Ocean, beautiful in form, bare him three fair-cheeked Charites (Graces), Aglaea, and Euphrosyne, and lovely Thaleia, from whose eyes as they glanced flowed love that unnerves the limbs: and beautiful is their glance beneath their brows.
945-946) And Hephaestus, the famous Lame One, made Aglaea, youngest of the Graces, his buxom wife.
His five daughters (Hygieia, Iaso, Aceso, Aglaea and Panacea) represent five aspects of good health and healing.