Oceanid

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noun Oce·anid \ō-ˈsē-ə-nəd\

Definition of Oceanid

  1. :  any of the ocean nymphs that are daughters of Oceanus and Tethys in Greek mythology

Origin and Etymology of oceanid

Greek ōkeanid-, ōkeanis, from Ōkeanos Oceanus


First Known Use: 1842


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