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[oh-see-uh-nid] /oʊˈsi ə nɪd/
noun, plural Oceanids, Oceanides
[oh-see-an-i-deez] /ˌoʊ siˈæn ɪˌdiz/ (Show IPA).
Classical Mythology.
any of the daughters of Oceanus and Tethys; a sea nymph.
Origin of Oceanid
< Greek Ōkeanídes daughters of Oceanus (nominative plural of Ōkeanís), equivalent to Ōkean(ós) Oceanus + -ides -id1 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for Oceanid


noun (pl) Oceanids, Oceanides (ˌəʊsɪˈænɪˌdiːz)
(Greek myth) any of the ocean nymphs born of Oceanus and Tethys
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