Definition of Europa in English:

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Europa

Pronunciation: /yo͝oˈrōpə/
1 Greek Mythology A princess of Tyre who was courted by Zeus in the form of a bull. She was carried off by him to Crete, where she bore him three sons (Minos, Rhadamanthus, and Sarpedon).
2 Astronomy One of the Galilean moons of Jupiter, the sixth closest satellite to the planet, having a network of dark lines on a bright icy surface and a diameter of 1,951 miles (3,140 km).

Words that rhyme with Europa

coper, doper, eloper, groper, hoper, L-dopa, moper, no-hoper, opah, toper

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Syllabification: Eu·ro·pa

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