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Eos

[ee-os]
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noun
  1. the ancient Greek goddess of the dawn, identified by the Romans with Aurora.
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Examples from the Web for eos

Historical Examples

  • Eos Cymru (the Welsh nightingale) for a fine Welsh songstress.

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    William Barnes

  • Eos got up from the board, and went to a small chamber at the edge of the disk.

    Daughter of the Night

    Richard S. Shaver

  • They entered the mansion on the disk, and Eos sent it sharply upward.

    Daughter of the Night

    Richard S. Shaver

  • Eos looked at him, smiling sadly, her eyes far-off with other thoughts.

    Daughter of the Night

    Richard S. Shaver

  • So leaving them, Eos walked out of the chamber and to the great hall.

    Daughter of the Night

    Richard S. Shaver


British Dictionary definitions for eos

Eos

noun
  1. Greek myth the winged goddess of the dawn, the daughter of HyperionRoman counterpart: Aurora
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