vesta
1. [ noun ] (Roman mythology) goddess of the hearth and its fire whose flame was tended by vestal virgins; counterpart of Greek Hestia
Related terms: Roman_deity Roman_mythology
2. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1178
3. [ noun ] (astronomy) the brightest asteroid but the fourth to be discovered
Related terms: asteroid
Similar spelling:   vest