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Goddess Names from Chandra - Cynthia
Page 5/12. 113 Goddess names and what they mean, for goddess, muse for females. Listing 36-45.
Chandra .. The greatest Hindu goddess Devi is also known as Chandra.
Chloe .. From Khloe, originally used in the classical period to symbolize the fertility goddess Demeter in blooming and verdant glory ..
Chloris .. Greek mythology: a minor goddess of vegetation who was also the goddess of spring ..
Clio .. From Kleio (which derives from "kleos"), a name from mythology of the muse of historical poetry .. There are nine muses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, and each represents an art or science ..
Cliona .. She was a goddess who fell in love and ran away with a mortal, but the god of the sea sent a wave to pull her back ..
Cloris .. Mythology: the goddess of vegetation ..
Concordia .. Classical mythology: Concordia was the goddess of peace succeeding a battle ..
Cora .. Classical mythology: name of Persephone, the goddess of the underworld who lives there in winter, before her return in spring causes the cycle of life to continue ..
Cybele .. Mythology: an ancient Phrygian nature goddess worshipped as the Great Mother in Asia Minor ..
Cynthia .. Mythology: Kynthia was one of the names of Artemis, the goddess of the moon (known to the Romans as Diana), referring to her birthplace on Mount Kynthos on the island of Delos .. The English given name was not used in the Middle Ages, but was used in the 16rh century by poets who used Cynthia as a title for Queen Elizabeth I, as Artemis was a virgin goddess of virtue and Elizabeth wanted to emphasize her role as Virgin Queen ..
Chandra, Chloe, Cora and Cynthia are commonly used names, while Chloris, Clio, Cliona, Cloris, Concordia and Cybele are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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