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Atalanta

Syllabification: At·a·lan·ta
Pronunciation: /ˌädəˈlän(t)ə
 
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Greek Mythology

Definition of Atalanta in English:

A huntress who would marry only someone who could beat her in a foot race. She was beaten when a suitor threw down three golden apples which she stopped to pick up.

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