Definition of Mnemosyne in English:

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Pronunciation: /nəˈmäsənē/ Pronunciation: /-ˈmäz-/
Greek Mythology
The Greek goddess of memory, and the mother of the Muses by Zeus.


From Greek mnēmosunē, literally 'memory'.

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Syllabification: Mne·mos·y·ne

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