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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hebe  \He"be\,  n.  [L.,  fr  Gr  "h`bh  youth,  "H`bh  Hebe.] 
  1.  (Class.  Myth.)  The  goddess  of  youth,  daughter  of  Jupiter 
  and  Juno.  She  was  believed  to  have  the  power  of  restoring 
  youth  and  beauty  to  those  who  had  lost  them 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  An  African  ape;  the  hamadryas. 




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