Juno: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: ( j'nō), [key]
— pl. -nos
  1. the ancient Roman queen of heaven, a daughter of Saturn and the wife and sister of Jupiter: the protector of women and marriage. Cf.
  2. the fourth largest and one of the four brightest asteroids.
  3. a woman of regal appearance or bearing.
  4. the code name for a beach on France's Normandy coast, attacked by Canadian forces as part of the Allies' D-day invasion on June 6, 1944.
  5. a female given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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