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Dictynna

[dik-tin-uh]
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noun
  1. an ancient Cretan goddess of the sea.
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  • There was in Crete a temple of Dictynna so securely guarded by vicious dogs that no one dared to approach.

    Superstition in Medicine

    Hugo Magnus

  • The moon is at its fullest, the wind has fallen, all is calm as heaven itself, through which Dictynna's unclouded grandeur rolls.

    Rossmoyne

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  • Dictynna (Dictyn′na), a Greek name of Diana as a terrestrial goddess.