AskDefine | Define Eros

Dictionary Definition

Eros n : (Greek mythology) god of love; son of Aphrodite; identified with Roman Cupid

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Proper noun

  1. The god of love and sexual desire; son of either Erebus and Nyx or Aphrodite and Ares.


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Proper noun

  1. Eros (mythology).

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Extensive Definition

Eros may refer to:

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Eros in Catalan: Eros
Eros in Danish: Eros
Eros in German: Eros
Eros in Spanish: Eros (desambiguación)
Eros in Korean: 에로스 (동음이의)
Eros in Croatian: Eros (razdvojba)
Eros in Italian: Eros
Eros in Hebrew: ארוס (פירושונים)
Eros in Georgian: ეროსი
Eros in Luxembourgish: Eros
Eros in Dutch: Eros
Eros in Japanese: エロス (曖昧さ回避)
Eros in Low German: Eros
Eros in Polish: Eros (ujednoznacznienie)
Eros in Portuguese: Eros (desambiguação)
Eros in Russian: Эрос (значения)
Eros in Slovak: Eros
Eros in Swedish: Eros
Eros in Turkish: Eros

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Astarte, Ate, Athena, Bacchus, Ceres, Christian love, Cora, Cronus, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysus, Dis, Freya, Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother, Hades, Helios, Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes, Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Jove, Juno, Jupiter, Jupiter Fidius, Jupiter Fulgur, Jupiter Optimus Maximus, Jupiter Pluvius, Jupiter Tonans, Kama, Kore, Kronos, Love, Magna Mater, Mars, Mercury, Minerva, Mithras, Momus, Neptune, Nike, Olympians, Olympic gods, Ops, Orcus, Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Platonic love, Pluto, Poseidon, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus, Venus, Vesta, Vulcan, Zeus, admiration, adoration, affection, agape, ardency, ardor, attachment, bodily love, brotherly love, caritas, charity, conjugal love, desire, devotion, faithful love, fancy, fervor, flame, fondness, free love, free-lovism, heart, hero worship, idolatry, idolism, idolization, lasciviousness, libido, like, liking, love, lovemaking, married love, passion, physical love, popular regard, popularity, regard, sentiment, sex, sexual love, shine, spiritual love, tender feeling, tender passion, truelove, uxoriousness, weakness, worship, yearning
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