(Greek mythology) Goddess of fertility and protector of marriage in ancient mythology; counterpart of Roman Ceres.
In Greek mythology, the goddess of agriculture (Roman Ceres), daughter of Cronus and Rhea, and mother of Persephone by Zeus.
Demeter and Persephone were worshiped in a sanctuary at Eleusis, where one of the foremost mystery religions of Greece was celebrated. She was later identified with the Egyptian goddess Isis.
Kod starih Grka boginja zemljoradnje koja čuva žito od setve do žetve, takođe i boginja braka i vaspitanja dece.
Grčka boginja plodnosti, zaštitnica braka i poljoprivrede.