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Meaning of HESPERUS

Pronunciation:  'hespurus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset in the western sky
 

HESPERUS is a 8 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: evening star, Vesper
 
 See Also: planet

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hes"pe*rus\, n. [L. See {Hesper}.]
1. Venus when she is the evening star; Hesper.

2. Evening. [Poetic]

         The Sun was sunk, and after him the Star Of
         Hesperus.                             --Milton.

 

 

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