Arethusa

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noun Ar·e·thu·sa \ ˌa-rə-ˈthü-zə , -ˈthyü- \

Definition of Arethusa

:a wood nymph who is changed into a spring while fleeing the advances of the river-god Alpheus

Origin and Etymology of arethusa

Latin, from Greek Arethousa


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