Penelope

Wife of Odysseus, who resisted many suitors during her husband's adventures.

Penelope

In Homer`s Odyssey, Penelope (iː {respell|pə|NEL|ə-pee}; Πηνελόπεια, Pēnelópeia, or Πηνελόπη, Pēnelópē) is the faithful wife of Odysseus, who keeps her suitors at bay in his long absence and is eventually reunited with him. Her name has traditionally been associated with marital faithfulness, and so it was with the Greek....
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Penelope

• (n.) A genus of curassows, including the guans.
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Penelope

genus Penelope noun a genus of guans (turkey-like arboreal birds valued as game and food birds)
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Penelope

[crater] Penelope is the fourth largest impact crater on Tethys, which is one of Saturn`s moons. It is 208 kilometers wide, and is located near the equator in the center of trailing hemisphere of the moon at 10.8°S, 249.2°W. It is approximately opposite to the largest crater on Tethys—Odysseus. Penelope crater is named after the faithfu...
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Penelope

[dryad] In Greek mythology Penelope or Penelopeia is a dryad, the daughter of Dryops. She resides on mount Kyllene in Arcadia and is the mother of the god Pan or of Nomios (this is a title of Pan) by Hermes. This particular Penelope is sometimes confused with her namesake, Penelope, the wife and queen of Odysseus, in stories in which she is...
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Penelope

[genus] Penelope is a bird genus in the Cracidae family consisting of a number of large turkey-like arboreal species, the typical guans. The range of these species is in forests from southern Mexico to tropical South America. These large birds have predominately brown plumage and have relatively small heads in comparison with body size; the...
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Penelope

Pe·nel'o·pe (pe*nĕl'o*pē) noun [ From. Latin Penelope , the wife of Ulysses, the hero of the Odyssey, Greek Phnelo`ph .] (Zoology) A genus of curassows, including the guans.
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Penelope

faithful wife of Odysseus, mother of Telemachus; holds suitors at bay for 20 years by weaving Laertes' shroud by day and unraveling it by night because she would not remarry until the shroud was complete.
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Penelope

HMS Penelope was a British improved Arethusa Class cruiser of 5270 tons displacement launched in 1935. HMS Penelope carried a crew of 450 and was powered by four Admiralty 3-drum type oil fuelled boilers providing a top speed of 32 knots. Armaments consisted of six 6-inch guns; eight 4-inch anti-aircraft guns; two 3-pdr guns and seven smaller guns ...
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Penelope

In Greek mythology, Penelope was the wife of Odysseus, the king of Ithaca; their son was Telemachus. While Odysseus was absent at the siege of Troy she kept her many suitors at bay by asking them to wait until she had woven a shroud for her father-in-law, but unravelled her work each night. When Odysseus returned, after 20 years, he and Telemachus ...
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Penelope

In Greek mythology, the wife of Odysseus, king of Ithaca; their son was Telemachus. She represented wifely fai...
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Penelope

In Greek mythology, the wife of Odysseus, king of Ithaca; their son was Telemachus. She represented wifely faithfulness. While Odysseus was absent at the siege of Troy, she kept her many suitors at bay by asking them to wait while she completed a shroud for Laertes, her father-in-law; every night she unravelled her weaving. When Ody...
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Penelope

patient wife of Odysseus and queen of Ithaca.
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Penelope

Penelope (punel'upē) , in Greek mythology, wife of Odysseus and the mother of Telemachus. In Homer's Odyssey she is pictured as a chaste and faithful wife. When Odysseus was away, she was surrounded by suitors who tried to persuade her that he would never return. She agreed to choose anoth...
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Penelope

Penelope is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Penelope

Penelope is a French name for girls. The meaning is `loyal, faithful` The name Penelope is most commonly given to American girls. If it's too long you might use: Penny See also: Penny
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Penelope

Penelope was the wife of Odysseus
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Penelope

Wife of Odysseus; waited faithfully for him for many years while putting off numerous suitors.
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Penelope

[n] - (Greek mythology) the wife of Odysseus and a symbol of devotion and fidelity 2. [n] - a genus of guans (turkey-like arboreal birds valued as game and food birds)
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