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n. Greek Mythology
The goddess of youth and spring, cupbearer to the Olympian gods.
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the goddess of youth and spring, daughter of Zeus and Hera and wife of Hercules
an ancient Greek goddess of youth, the daughter of Zeus and Hera.
usage: This term is a slur and should be avoided. It is used with disparaging intent and is perceived as highly insulting.—n.
Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. (a contemptuous term used to refer to a Jew.)
[1925–30; shortening of Hebrew]