Daphnean

adjective
Daph·ne·an | \ˈdafnēən\

Definition of Daphnean 

: of, relating to, or suggestive of the nymph Daphne : shy, bashful

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History and Etymology for Daphnean

Daphne, bashful nymph who was pursued by Apollo and upon her prayer for help was changed into a laurel (from Latin, from Greek Daphnē, from daphnē laurel) + English -an

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