Which celestial body is known as both the morning star and evening star?

Which celestial body is known as both the morning star and evening star?

Sirius
Venus
Polaris
Jupiter

The planet Venus is known as both the Morning Star and the Evening Star. Its proximity to the Sun in the sky results in distinct brightness patterns, earning it these dual titles. As the Sun sets or rises, Venus shines prominently, hence dubbed the Evening Star when seen in the dusk and the Morning Star when observed before dawn. Interestingly, ancient beliefs among the Greeks and Egyptians perceived Venus as two distinct entities. However, it was during the Hellenistic Greek period that it was discovered to be a single object in the sky.

The correct answer is Venus.

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