thebe

[ te-be ]
/ ˈtɛ bɛ /
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noun

an aluminum coin and monetary unit of Botswana, the 100th part of a pula.

Nearby words

  1. theatrics,
  2. thebaic,
  3. thebaid,
  4. thebaine,
  5. theban,
  6. thebes,
  7. theca,
  8. theca cordis,
  9. theca folliculi,
  10. theca-cell tumor

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Thebe

/ (ˈθiːbɪ) /

noun

astronomy an inner satellite of Jupiter discovered in 1979

Word Origin for Thebe

C20: named after Thebe, mythical queen of Thebes

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