Definition of Demeter in English:

Demeter

Syllabification: De·me·ter
Pronunciation: /diˈmētər
 
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Greek Mythology
The goddess of cereal grains, daughter of Cronus and Rhea and mother of Persephone. She is associated with Cybele; her symbol is typically an ear of wheat. The Eleusinian mysteries were held in honor of her. Roman equivalent Ceres. See also Persephone.

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Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
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