Definition of Aphrodite in US English:

Aphrodite

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • The goddess of beauty, fertility, and sexual love. She is variously described as the daughter of Zeus and Dione, or as being born from the sea.

    Roman equivalent Venus

Origin

Greek, literally ‘foam-born’, from aphros ‘foam’.

Pronunciation

Aphrodite

/ˌafrəˈdīdē//ˌæfrəˈdaɪdi/