Definition of Niobe in English:

Niobe

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Pronunciation: /ˈnʌɪəbi
 
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Greek Mythology
The daughter of Tantalus. Apollo and Artemis, enraged because Niobe boasted herself superior to their mother Leto, killed her children and turned her into a stone.

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