Main definitions of Hebe in English

: Hebe1Hebe2

Hebe1

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • The daughter of Hera and Zeus, and cupbearer of the gods.

Origin

From Greek hēbē ‘youth, youthful beauty’.

Pronunciation

Hebe

/ˈhēbē/

Main definitions of Hebe in English

: Hebe1Hebe2

Hebe2

noun

US
offensive, informal
  • A Jewish person.

Origin

Early 20th century: abbreviation of Hebrew.

Pronunciation

Hebe

/hēb/