Noun Definition


1.Definition: goddess of love; counterpart of Greek Aphrodite

Related Noun(s):urania

Category: People

2.Definition: the second nearest planet to the sun; it is peculiar in that its rotation is slow and retrograde (in the opposite sense of the Earth and all other planets except Uranus); it is visible from Earth as an early `morning star' or an `evening star'

"Before it was known that they were the same object the evening star was called Venus and the morning star was called Lucifer"

Category: Objects

3.Definition: type genus of the family Veneridae: genus of edible clams with thick oval shells

Category: Animals