oceanid meaning

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Noun: Oceanid  ow'seeunid
  1. (Greek mythology) sea nymph who was a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys

Derived forms: Oceanids

Type of: sea nymph

Encyclopedia: Oceanid

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  1. Also according to Hesiod, there were three thousand Oceanids.
  2. The Oceanids appear and attempt to comfort Prometheus by conversing with him.
  3. Aglaea is one of three daughters of Zeus and either the Oceanid"
  4. Just as in Greek myth the Oceanids are the daughters of the nine daughters.
  5. By the Oceanid Perse, Helios became the father of Ae�tes, Circe and Pasipha�.

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