Definition of Niobe in English:

Niobe

Syllabification: Ni·o·be
Pronunciation: /ˈnīəbē
 
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Greek Mythology
The daughter of Tantalus. Apollo and Artemis, enraged because Niobe boasted herself superior to their mother Leto, slew her children and turned her into a stone.

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something