Hesperus

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Hesperus

[′hes·prəs]
(astronomy)
Greek name for the planet Venus as an evening star.

Hesperus

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Hesperus is the name given to the planet Venus when it appears as the Evening Star.

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and later, that were dedicated to deus Azizus bonus puer conservator, "god Azizus, benevolent youth, preserver"; deus bonus puer Phosphorus, "god, benevolent youth, Phosphorus"; and deobono phosphoro Apollini Pythio, "benevolent god, Phosphorus, Apollo Pythio.