In Greek mythology , Aglaia ( Greek : Ἀγλαΐα , "magnificent, brilliant, shining") is one of the three Kharites , the goddess of beauty. He is the youngest Kharites. Two other Kharites is Eufrosine and Thalia . She is the daughter of Zeus and Eurinome . Her husband isHefaistos , the god of blacksmiths. Of Hefaistos, Aglaia birth Eukleia ("good reputation"), Eufeme ("cheers"), Euthenia ("prosperity") andFilofrosine ("welcome").
Asteroid 47 Aglaja named from its name.
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- (UK) Aglaia in Theoi