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  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cytherean Pertaining to the goddess Venus.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Cytherean In mythology, pertaining to the goddess Aphrodite (Venus).
    • Cytherean In astronomy, pertaining to the planet Venus.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Cytherean sith-e-rē′an pertaining to Venus.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Cythereus, from Cythera, Gr., now Cerigo, an island in the Ægean Sea, celebrated for the worship of Venus
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. CythereusCythera, an island in the Ægean Sea (now Cerigo), celebrated for the worship of Venus.


In literature:

The Cytherean babes had set their torches to that flotilla, and it had blazed like match-wood.
"Zuleika Dobson" by Max Beerbohm
The Cytherean hero bears on his shoulders the sacred relics and his father, another sacred relic, a venerable burden.
"The Metamorphoses of Ovid" by Publius Ovidius Naso