merman

noun mer·man \ -ˌman , -mən \
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of merman

: a fabled marine creature with the head and upper body of a man and the tail of a fish

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First Known Use of merman

1601


MERMAN Defined for Kids

merman

noun mer·man \ ˈmər-ˌman \

Definition of merman for Students

plural mermen \-ˌmen\
: an imaginary sea creature usually shown with a man's head and body and a fish's tail

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