Ceres; 1 Definition(s)

Introduction

Ceres means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

In Hinduism

General definition (in Hinduism)

Ceres in Roman mythology.—The name, Ceres, is from the stem cer, Sanskrit kri, to make. By metonomy the word comes to signify corn in the Latin.

Source: archive.org: The Classic Myths in English Literature

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