Aphrodite

Aphrodite (Aphrodi`te) , the Greek goddess of love and beauty, wife of Hephæstos and mother of Cupid; sprung from sea-foam; as queen of beauty had the golden apple awarded her by Paris, and possessed the power of conferring beauty, by means of her magic girdle, the cestus, on others.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Aph`ides * Api`cius
Antwerp
Anu`bis
Anwari
An`ytus
Aos`ta
Apa`ches
Apel`les
Ap`ennines
Apes, Dead Sea
Aph`ides
Aphrodi`te
Api`cius
A`pion
A`pis
Apocalyptic writings
Apocrypha, The
Apol`da
Apollina`ris
Apollo
Apollodo`rus
Apollonius of Rhodes

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Aphrodite in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable