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noun Classical Mythology.
  1. the daughter of Ares and Aphrodite and wife of Cadmus.
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Examples from the Web for harmonia

Historical Examples

  • You speak of Cadmus and Harmonia; but is not your case the opposite of theirs?


    Edmund Gosse

  • Kadmos and Harmonia become serpents, and are taken into heaven by the gods.

  • After a while he married Harmonia, the beautiful daughter of Mars.

    Old Greek Stories

    James Baldwin

  • Cadmus and his wife Harmonia were by Zeus converted into serpents and removed to Elysium.

  • Cadmus is said to have married Harmonia, daughter of Ares, again a fictitious name for a Thracian maiden.