Europa vs Cadmus - What's the difference?

europa | cadmus |


As proper nouns the difference between europa and cadmus

is that europa is europe while cadmus is (greek mythology) a phoenician prince, son of king agenor of tyre was sent by his royal parents to seek and return his sister europa after being abducted from phoenicia by zeus credited with founding greek city of thebes and inventing greek alphabet.

europa

English

(wikipedia Europa)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • (Greek mythology) A Phoenician princess abducted to Crete by Zeus.
  • (astronomy) A moon of Jupiter.
  • (astronomy) Short for , a main belt asteroid; not to be confused with the Jovian moon.
  • Derived terms

    * Europan

    cadmus

    English

    (wikipedia Cadmus)

    Alternative forms

    * Kadmos

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (Greek mythology) A Phoenician prince, son of king Agenor of Tyre. Was sent by his royal parents to seek and return his sister Europa after being abducted from Phoenicia by Zeus. Credited with founding Greek city of Thebes and inventing Greek alphabet.