An Etymological Dictionary of Astronomy and Astrophysics
English-French-Persian

فرهنگ ریشه شناختی اخترشناسی-اخترفیزیک

M. Heydari-Malayeri    -    Paris Observatory

   Homepage   
   


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

<< < -ci cal Cam can car Car Cas cat CCD Cen cen CGS Cha cha che Chl cin cir cir Cla clo clo clu coa cof coi col col Com com com com com com com com com con con con con con con con con con con coo cor cor cor cos cos Cou cou cra Cre cro cru cub cur cyc Cyt > >>

Number of Results: 1241
Cytherean
  ناهیدی   
Nâhidi (#)

Fr.: cythérien   

Referring to the planet Venus.

From Cythera, in Gk. mythology another name of Aphrodite (Roman equivalent Venus), goddess of love and beauty, since she was believed to emerge from the Mediterranean island Cythera.

Nâhidi referring to Nâhid, planet Venus, Mid.Pers. Anahid "immaculate, unstained," goddess of pure waters and fertility, from Av. arədvi-sûra-anâhita, from arədvi- "increasing, rising," + sûra- "strong, powerful" (Skt. śūra- "valient, courageous") + anâhita "unstained," from an- negation prefix + âhita "spotted."

<< < -ci cal Cam can car Car Cas cat CCD Cen cen CGS Cha cha che Chl cin cir cir Cla clo clo clu coa cof coi col col Com com com com com com com com com con con con con con con con con con con coo cor cor cor cos cos Cou cou cra Cre cro cru cub cur cyc Cyt > >>