1. The Greek goddess of agriculture, health, birth and marriage. See Demeter
2. The title of an Anne McCaffrey novel written in 1992. This is the second novel of her Rowan series. This book is all about the Rowan's daughter Damia. The other books in the series are The Rowan (1990), Damia's Children (1993), Lyons Pride (1994) and The Tower and the Hive (1999).