Eos

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E·os

 (ē′ŏs′)
n. Greek Mythology
The goddess of the dawn.

[Greek Ēōs, from ēōs, dawn; see aus- in Indo-European roots.]

Eos

(ˈiːɒs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the winged goddess of the dawn, the daughter of Hyperion. Roman counterpart: Aurora

E•os

(ˈi ɒs)

n.
the ancient Greek goddess of the dawn.
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Noun1.Eos - (Greek mythology) the winged goddess of the dawn in ancient mythology; daughter of Hyperion; identified with Roman Aurora
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