Magna Mater

[mahg-nuh mah-ter]

noun Roman Religion.

Cybele; Ops; Rhea.

Origin of Magna Mater

From the Latin word magna māter great mother Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for magna mater

Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Tellus, terra

Word Origin and History for magna mater

fertility goddess, 1728, Latin, literally "great mother." See magnate + mother (n.1).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper