AskDefine | Define vesta

Dictionary Definition



1 (Roman mythology) goddess of the hearth and its fire whose flame was tended by vestal virgins; counterpart of Greek Hestia
2 the brightest asteroid but the fourth to be discovered

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. vest i US, waistcoat i UK


Verb form

  1. first person singular, second person singular and third person singular present subjunctive of vestire
  2. third person singular imperative of vestire

Extensive Definition

Vesta may refer to:

See also

  • Vespa motor scooters manufactured since 1946 in Italy
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vesta in Spanish: Vesta
vesta in Esperanto: Vesta (apartigilo)
vesta in French: Vesta (homonymie)
vesta in Galician: Vesta
vesta in Korean: 베스타
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vesta in Georgian: ვესტა
vesta in Dutch: Vesta
vesta in Japanese: ヴェスタ
vesta in Norwegian: Vesta
vesta in Portuguese: Vesta
vesta in Russian: Веста
vesta in Slovak: Vesta

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Ate, Athena, Bacchus, Ceres, Cora, Cronus, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysus, Dis, Eros, Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother, Hades, Helios, Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes, Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Jove, Juno, Jupiter, Jupiter Fidius, Jupiter Fulgur, Jupiter Optimus Maximus, Jupiter Pluvius, Jupiter Tonans, Kore, Kronos, Magna Mater, Mars, Mercury, Minerva, Mithras, Momus, Neptune, Nike, Olympians, Olympic gods, Ops, Orcus, Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Pluto, Poseidon, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus, Venus, Vulcan, Zeus, lares and penates
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