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Hestia

[ hes-tee-uh ]
/ ˈhɛs ti ə /
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noun
the ancient Greek goddess of the hearth.
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Hestia
/ (ˈhɛstɪə) /

noun
Greek myth the goddess of the hearthRoman counterpart: Vesta
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