Egeria

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noun Ege·ria \i-ˈjir-ē-ə\

Definition of Egeria

  1. :  a woman who is an adviser or a companion

Origin and Etymology of egeria

Latin, a nymph who advised the legendary Roman king Numa Pompilius


First Known Use: 1621


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