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(Classical Myth & Legend) another name for Artemis


(ˈsɪn θi ə)

2. Literary. the moon.
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Noun1.Cynthia - (Greek mythology) the virgin goddess of the hunt and the MoonCynthia - (Greek mythology) the virgin goddess of the hunt and the Moon; daughter of Leto and twin sister of Apollo; identified with Roman Diana
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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No, Cynthia is a protegee of my mother's, the daughter of an old schoolfellow of hers, who married a rascally solicitor.
John left me, and a few minutes later I saw him from my window walking slowly across the grass arm in arm with Cynthia Murdoch.
And he's a great friend of Mary's," put in Cynthia, the irrepressible.
If even Cynthia looks haggard of an afternoon, as we may see her sometimes in the present winter season, with Phoebus staring her out of countenance from the opposite side of the heavens, how much more can old Lady Castlemouldy keep her head up when the sun is shining full upon it through the chariot windows, and showing all the chinks and crannies with which time has marked her face
This is the kind of magic Cynthia Alexander brings through her music.
Augustus Caesar Moreno and his wife Cynthia were recently charged with two counts of graft over the municipal government's purchase of food supplies from a bakeshop owned by their family.
Cynthia Ellis, BSN, has joined the Merit Health Rankin team as chief nursing officer.
com)-- Cynthia Harris of Las Vegas, Nevada has been honored as a Prominent Business Leader for 2017 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding achievements and high level of success for over 40 years in the fields of live music performance and music education.
com/where-my-600-lb-life-star-ashley-now-tlc-subject-undergoes-weight-loss-surgery-season-2473982) TLC's reality show "My 600-Lb Life," subject Cynthia has never seen her daughter, Ukiah, perform in a dance recital.
In the video, Cynthia is confined to a virtual world.
Baby Noleen, born to Cynthia Owen at the age of 11 as a result of rape and possibly incest, was stabbed to death with a knitting needle over 40 times by Cynthia's own mother.
KGSS, a subsidiary of Kaspersky Lab North America, today announced the appointment of Cynthia James as General Manager.