When the gods restored Pelops to life, Ceres was very sorry for her carelessness and gave him a shoulder of ivory.
Why, by this time, it's all over Ceres that the boss' daughter is missing!
On his way he fell in with two Spanish frigates, the Sabina and the Ceres.
She might or might not have her vac suit on; I knew she had several of them on Ceres.
Ceres, pacified with this arrangement, restored the earth to her favor.
Jupiter, on the other hand, urged Ceres to consent to her remaining as the wife of Pluto.
I was to be Ceres in a kind of masque given by the blind girls.
Because that belongs to Ceres, who is equally one of the great gods.
As a matter of fact, the large estates only reach this latitude on the line from San Francisco to Ceres.
Ceres was the goddess of harvest, the mother of Proserpine (Lamia, i. 63, note).
late 15c., from French cire "wax" (12c.), from Latin cera "wax, wax seal, wax writing tablet," related to Greek keros "beeswax," of unknown origin.
The largest asteroid and the first to be discovered, in 1801. Nearly spherical, it has a diameter of about 960 km (595 mi). The estimated total mass of all other asteroids in the asteroid belt is only about twice that of Ceres. See more at asteroid.
The Roman name for Demeter, the Greek and Roman goddess of agriculture.