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n. Roman Mythology
The virgin goddess of hunting and childbirth, associated with the moon and identified with the Greek Artemis.
Diana, Princess of Wales Title of Lady Diana Frances Spencer. 1961-1997.
British consort of Charles, Prince of Wales, from 1981 until their divorce in 1996.
1. (Classical Myth & Legend) the virginal Roman goddess of the hunt and the moon. Greek counterpart: Artemis
2. (Biography) title Diana, Princess of Wales, original name Lady Diana Frances Spencer. 1961–97, she married Charles, Prince of Wales, in 1981; they were divorced in 1996: died in a car crash
1. (Lady Diana Spencer), 1961–97, former wife of Charles, Prince of Wales.
2. a Roman goddess associated with forests and childbirth: identified with the Greek goddess Artemis.
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|Noun||1.||Diana - English aristocrat who was the first wife of Prince Charles; her death in an automobile accident in Paris produced intense national mourning (1961-1997)|
|2.||Diana - (Roman mythology) virgin goddess of the hunt and the Moon; counterpart of Greek Artemis|
Roman mythology - the mythology of the ancient Romans