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earth mother

or Earth Mother

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  1. the earth conceived of as the female principle of fertility and the source of all life.
  2. a female spirit or deity serving as a symbol of life or fertility.
  3. a sensuous, maternal woman.
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Origin of earth mother

First recorded in 1900–05
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British Dictionary definitions for earth mother

earth mother

  1. (in various mythologies)
    1. a female goddess considered as the source of fertility and life
    2. the earth personified
  2. informal a sensual or fecund woman
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