Origin of urania
- Classical Mythology. the Muse of astronomy.
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Examples from the Web for urania
Urania, the Muse who loved the heavens, believed that he was from some star world.Classic Myths
Mary Catherine Judd
Hippocrates is a dream; Urania is a dream; Hermes, a thought.Notre-Dame de Paris
It is of truth that I make much of these thing to please Urania.
For the gold he made nothing, even as my leetle wife Urania.
The Urania sailed for London with her passenger the 8th December, 1824.A Five Years' Residence in Buenos Ayres
George Thomas Love
- the Muse of astronomy
- another name of Aphrodite
C17: from Latin, from Greek Ourania, from ouranios heavenly, from ouranos heaven
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