The word or words by which one is called and identified
A profane or obscene term
Her star was the planet Venus, and classical writers give her the epithet Caelestis and Urania.
He adopted the name Grynaeus from the epithet of Apollo in Virgil.
One of these was that involved in the practice, now grown almost universal, of bestowing the epithet Oeotokos, "Mother of God," upon Mary the mother of Jesus.
The name Piyadassi is the official epithet always used by Asoka in his inscriptions when speaking of himself.
Here it was that Athena helped Bellerophon to bridle Pegasus; and hence she received the epithet of "the Bridler," Chalinitis.