wood nymph

wood nymph


Definition of WOOD NYMPH

:  a nymph living in woods —called also dryad

Examples of WOOD NYMPH

  1. <wood nymphs were usually conceived as being both beautiful and amorous>

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Other Mythology and Folklore Terms

elysian, fay, muse, nimbus, phoenix


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