What does hestia mean?

hestia meaning in Names Dictionary

Goddess regarding the hearth.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: feminine

hestia meaning in Etymology Dictionary

goddess associated with hearth, from Greek hestia "hearth, home, residence, family members" (see vestal).

hestia meaning in General Dictionary

(Greek mythology) the goddess for the hearth and its own fire in old mythology; identified with Roman Vesta

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Sentence Examples with the word hestia

Again, Hestia is often associated with Hermes, the two representing home and domestic life on the one hand, and business and outdoor life on the other; or, according to others, the association is local - that of the god of boundaries with the goddess of the house.

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