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aether

[ ee-ther ]
/ ˈi θər /
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Definition of aether

noun
Aether, the ancient Greek personification of the clear upper air of the sky.
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Origin of aether

First recorded in 1570–80, replacing earlier ether

OTHER WORDS FROM aether

ae·the·re·al [ih-theer-ee-uhl], /ɪˈθɪər i əl/, ae·ther·ic [ih-ther-ik], /ɪˈθɛr ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for aether

aether
/ (ˈiːθə) /

noun
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