Hesperides

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plural noun Hes·per·i·des \ he-ˈsper-ə-ˌdēz \

Definition of Hesperides

1 :a legendary garden at the western extremity of the world producing golden apples
2 :the nymphs in classical mythology who guard with the aid of a dragon a garden in which golden apples grow

Origin and Etymology of hesperides

Latin, from Greek


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