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Theia, Divine-One.
Theia, Divine-One.
Alternate meaning: The-Divine.
[to Whom the tenth day of July, day 191, is dedicated]

Geography/Culture: Pre-Hellenic Greek: Ionia.
Linguistic Note: Her name is a word for precisely that quality by virtue of which divinities were divinities. Perhaps from theiazo 'to practise divinations'. See also below under Thea Linguistic Note.
Description: Many-named cow-eyed Goddess of light; Titanis; Mother of the moon, dawn and the sun; She for Whose sake men esteem gold; She Who is entitled to golden gifts.
To Whom Sacred: sacred: gold.
Male Associates: son, Helios, ----, by brother/consort Hyperion, ----; son Cecropes, ----, by lover Oceanus, ----. Source: GG.CK/192; Graves GMv1 27, 149, 154; IGEL 360; New Larousse EM 88, 90, 139; Kravitz WWGRM 124.
Chariclo, ----.

Geography/Culture: Greek.
Description: Nymph Goddess.
Male Associates: consort, Cheiron, ----. Son, Teiresias, ----, by Everes, ----. {Note: it does not seem likely that a nymph Goddess would be the Mother of a Great Goddess: this is perhaps a patriachal diminuition of the Mother of the moon, the dawn and the sun.}
Euryphaessa, Wide-Shining.

Alternate meanings: The-Widely-Shining.
Geography/Culture: Greek.

Ocyrrhoe, ----.

Geography/Culture: Greek.
Description: Goddess of prophesy.
Male Associates: son, Phasis, ----, by seducer Apollo, -----. She was raped by Aeolus, ----.
Perse, She-Who-Bestows-Golden-Value.

Alternate meanings: Destroyer.
Linguistic Note: {the first meaning sounds like Graves, but I believe it must be a mistake of mine, and that it is actually the meaning of some other name. Check up sometime.}
Male Associates: Helios, ----, is the father of Circe and Pasiphae {but what if anything to do with Perse? consort?}.
Thea, Goddess.

Geography/Culture: Greek.
Linguistic Note: (Masculine form: Theos, 'God'). In addition to Thea, 'Goddess', there is thea, 'a seeing, looking at, view or aspect' with the additional meanings of 'that which is seen, a sight, spectacle' and 'the place for seeing from, a seat in the theatre'. It does not seem impossible that the two theas are related for the theatre was originally the place for seeing the Divinities. Derived English word: theatre. Source: HCM.GH/269; IGEL/359-60.
Ta-Thea, The-Two-Goddesses.

Geography/Culture: Greek. Source: IGEL/359
worked on: June, July 1990; July, August 1991; May, June 1995.
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