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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. (Roman mythology) goddess of agriculture; counterpart of Greek Demeter;

2. the largest asteroid and the first discovered;

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ceres \Ce"res\, n. [L., Ceres, also corn, grain, akin to E. create.] 1. (Class. Myth.) The daughter of Saturn and Ops or Rhea, the goddess of corn and tillage. [1913 Webster] 2. (Actron.) The first discovered asteroid. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Ceres n 1: (Roman mythology) goddess of agriculture; counterpart of Greek Demeter 2: the largest asteroid and the first discovered
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

86 Moby Thesaurus words for "Ceres": Agdistis, Amor, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollon, Ares, Artemis, Ashtoreth, Astarte, Ate, Athena, Baal, Bacchus, Cora, Cronus, Cupid, Cybele, Demeter, Despoina, Diana, Dionysos, Dionysus, Dis, Eros, Flora, Frey, Gaea, Gaia, Ge, Great Mother, Hades, Helios, Hephaestus, Hera, Here, Hermes, Hestia, Hymen, Hyperion, Isis, 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, Pan, Persephassa, Persephone, Phoebus, Phoebus Apollo, Pluto, Pomona, Poseidon, Priapus, Proserpina, Proserpine, Rhea, Saturn, Tellus, Triptolemos, Triptolemus, Venus, Vesta, Vulcan, Zeus, corn god, fertility god, forest god, vegetation spirit
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Ceres, CA -- U.S. city in California Population (2000): 34609 Housing Units (2000): 10773 Land area (2000): 6.937592 sq. miles (17.968279 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.937592 sq. miles (17.968279 sq. km) FIPS code: 12524 Located within: California (CA), FIPS 06 Location: 37.601328 N, 120.957166 W ZIP Codes (1990): 95307 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Ceres, CA Ceres