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(424) Gratia

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Discovered 1896 Dec. 31 by A. Charlois at Nice.

This is the Latin name of grace. The three Graces Aglaia, Euphrosyne, and Thalia {see planets  (47),  (31), and  (23), respectively} were called Gratiae or Charites. (H46)

See also the remarks to planet  (356).

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