Definition of


  1. (noun, person) (Greek mythology) goddess of the earth and mother of Cronus and the Titans in ancient mythology

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Synonyms of Gaia

gaea, ge

Origin of the word Gaia

  1. "Earth as a goddess," from Gk. Gaia, personification of gaia "earth," a collateral form of ge (Dorian ga) "earth," of unknown origin. The Roman equivalent goddess of the earth was Tellus (see tellurian), sometimes used in Eng. poetically or rhetorically for "Earth personified" or "the Earth as a planet." more

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Words that sound like Gaia

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