[pahr-thuh-nuh-pee-uh s] /ˌpɑr θə nəˈpi əs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a son of Hippomenes and Atalanta, and one of the Seven against Thebes.
(Greek myth) one of the Seven against Thebes, son of Atalanta
/pɑːˈθɛnəpɪ/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a siren, who drowned herself when Odysseus evaded the lure of the sirens’ singing. Her body was said to have been cast ashore at what became Naples
noun a fear of young girls Word Origin Greek parthenos ‘virgin’
[pahr-then-uh s, pahr-thuh-nos] /pɑrˈθɛn əs, ˈpɑr θəˌnɒs/ noun 1. an epithet of Athena, meaning “virgin.”. /ˈpɑːθɪˌnɒs/ noun 1. an epithet meaning “Virgin”, applied by the Greeks to several goddesses, esp Athena
[pahr-thuh-nuh-spawr, -spohr] /ˈpɑr θə nəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/ noun, Biology. 1. a spore developed without fertilization. /pɑːˈθiːnəʊˌspɔː/ noun 1. another name for azygospore