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Ceres Explained

ceres at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['sıərız]

ceres at Interlingua => English Of Explained:

Ceres (cé-) I. pr [Rom. Relig.] Ceres

CERES at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

ion, Low Power/ProfileLocal Peripheral BusLine

ceres at Dutch => English Of Explained:

tiven

Ceres at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Largest known asteroid in the solar system and the first discovered, in 1801. Named after the goddess Ceres, it revolves around the sun in 4.6 terrestrial years and is about 580 mi (930 km) across.

In Roman religion, the goddess of the growth of food plants, sometimes worshiped in association with the earth goddess Tellus. Her cult was overlaid by that of Demeter, who was worshiped in Greece and Sicily. According to tradition, her cult was introduced into Rome in 496 BC to check a famine. Her temple on Aventine Hill was known as a center of plebeian religious and political activities and for its artwork.

Largest known asteroid in the solar system and the first discovered, in 1801. Named after the goddess Ceres, it revolves around the sun in 4.6 terrestrial years and is about 580 mi (930 km) across.

In Roman religion, the goddess of the growth of food plants, sometimes worshiped in association with the earth goddess Tellus. Her cult was overlaid by that of Demeter, who was worshiped in Greece and Sicily. According to tradition, her cult was introduced into Rome in 496 BC to check a famine. Her temple on Aventine Hill was known as a center of plebeian religious and political activities and for its artwork.

Ceres at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

86 Moby Thesaurus words for "Ceres":
Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis,
Ashtoreth, Astarte, Ate, Athena, Baal, Bacchus, Cora, Cronus,
Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysos, Dionysus, Dis,
Eros, Flora, Frey, Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother, Hades, Helios,
Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes, Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Isis,
Jove, Juno, Jupiter, Jupiter Fidius, Jupiter Fulgur,
Jupiter Optimus Maximus, Jupiter Pluvius, Jupiter Tonans, Kore,
Kronos, Magna Mater, Mars, Mercury, Minerva, Mithras, Momus,
Neptune, Nike, Olympians, Olympic gods, Ops, Orcus, Pan,
Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Pluto, Pomona,
Poseidon, Priapus, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus,
Triptolemos, Triptolemus, Venus, Vesta, Vulcan, Zeus, corn god,
fertility god, forest god, vegetation spirit

Cérès at French => English Of Explained:

iːrən]
to accredita

Ceres at Latin => English Of Explained:

totak

Ceres at Dutch => English Of Explained:

Ceres [serəs]
Ceres

Ceres at Portuguese => English Of Explained:

tigue, jad

Ceres at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Ceres \Ce"res\, n. [L., Ceres, also corn, grain, akin to E.
create.]
1. (Class. Myth.) The daughter of Saturn and Ops or Rhea, the
goddess of corn and tillage.

2. (Actron.) The first discovered asteroid.

Ceres at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Ceres
n 1: (Roman mythology) goddess of agriculture; counterpart of
Greek Demeter
2: the largest asteroid and the first discovered

Ceres at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » ceres|Cérès

English

Inter: wikipedia » lang=en
Category: File - :Ceres symbol.svg|thumb|65px|Ceres astronomical symbol

Etymology

Inter: etyl » la|en Inter: term » Ceres|Cerēs|lang=la, goddess of the bounty, akin to Inter: term » creare|crēare|to create|lang=la, Inter: term » crescere|crēscere|to grow|lang=la, from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » ḱer-||to grow|lang=ine-pro. More at create.

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ˈsɪəriːz/

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: Roman go » d The Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.
    1. Inter: astronom » y A celestial body orbiting between Mars and Jupiter, the largest asteroid and innermost dwarf planet; officially called Inter: term » 1 Ceres|1 Ceres.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » astronomy 1 Ceres , ⚳

      Derived terms

      * cereal

  • cerium
  • Cererian

    See also

    * Inter: list:dwarf planets of the solar system/e » n
  • Inter: sense » mythology Inter: pedialit » e
  • Inter: sense » astronomy Inter: pedialite » Ceres (dwarf planet)

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » Roman goddess
  • Cherokee: Inter: t- » chr|ᏎᎵᏏ|tr=Selisi|sc=Cher
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|刻瑞斯|tr=Kèruìsī|sc=Hani
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|Cereso
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Cérès|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Ceres|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|Δήμητρα|f|tr=Dímitra|sc=Grek

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|Ceiréas|f
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ケレース|tr=Kerēsu, Inter: t- » ja|セレス|tr=Seresu,
    • Khmer: Inter: t- » km|សិរ្ស៍|tr=sei|sc=Khmr
    • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|케레스|tr=Kereseu
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|Ceres|f|alt=Cerēs
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Церера|f|tr=Ceréra
    • Swahili: Inter: t- » sw|Seresi


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » dwarf planet
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|سيريس|f|tr=Sīrīs
    • Cherokee: Inter: t- » chr|ᏎᎵᏏ|tr=Selisi|sc=Cher
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|穀神星|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|谷神星|tr=Gǔshénxīng|sc=Hani
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|Cereso
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|Cérès|f
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Ceres|m
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|Δήμητρα|f|tr=Dímitra|sc=Grek


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Irish: Inter: t- » ga|Ceiréas|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|ケレス|tr=Keresu, Inter: t- » ja|セレス|tr=Seresu
  • Khmer: Inter: t+ » km|សិរស៍|tr=sei|sc=Khmr
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|세레스|tr=Sereseu
  • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|Ceres|f|alt=Cerēs
  • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|Séwes
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Церера|f|tr=Ceréra
  • Swahili: Inter: t- » sw|Seresi

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Anagrams

    * scree

    Irish

    Proper noun

    Inter: head » ga|proper noun|g=f
  • Inter: l » en|Ceres Inter: qualifier » dwarf planet

    Mutation

    Inter: ga mut cons » C|eres

  • Category: Category:ga:Dwarf planets -

    Latin

    Proper noun

    Inter: la-noun » Cerēs|Cereris|Cereris|f|third
  • Inter: Roman god » lang=la The Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.

  • Translation: de » Ceres
    Translation: et » Ceres
    Translation: el » Ceres
    Translation: es » Ceres
    Translation: fr » Ceres
    Translation: gl » Ceres
    Translation: it » Ceres
    Translation: la » Ceres
    Translation: no » Ceres
    Translation: pl » Ceres
    Translation: pt » Ceres
    Translation: ru » Ceres
    Translation: sr » Ceres
    Translation: fi » Ceres
    Translation: sv » Ceres
    Translation: zh » Ceres

    Cérès at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Ceres

    French

    Proper noun

    Inter: fr-proper noun » f|sort=ceres
  • Inter: Roman go » d Ceres (goddess)

    Anagrams

    * crées, créés

  • Translation: fr » Cérès
    Translation: gl » Cérès
    Translation: it » Cérès

    ceres at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » Ceres

    English

    Noun

    ceres
  • Inter: plural of » cere

    Anagrams

    * scree

  • Latin

    Verb

    Inter: la-verb-form » cērēs
  • Inter: conjugation of » cero|cērō|2|s|pres|act|sub|lang=la

  • Translation: fr » ceres
    Translation: ku » ceres
    Translation: la » ceres
    Translation: mg » ceres
    Translation: my » ceres
    Translation: ta » ceres
    Translation: tr » ceres

    cerēs at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==Latvian==

    Verb

    Inter: head » lv|verb form
  • Inter: lv-inflection of » cerēt|3rd|s|fut|ind|v
  • Inter: lv-inflection of » cerēt|3rd|p|fut|ind|v