[on-deen, awn-; for 2 also French awn-deen]
- (initial capital letter, italics) a play (1939) by Jean Giraudoux.
- (initial capital letter, italics) a ballet (1958) choreographed by Frederick Ashton, with musical score by Hans W. Henze.
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Examples from the Web for ondine
Nay, did I not see Mademoiselle shake hands with the Ondine?
This waterwitch, sculptured originally by Blacker, is properly called "Ondine."Blacker's Art of Fly Making, &c.
At first I thought it was an optical delusion, or a fairy scene raised by the magic power of Ondine, the queen of the waters.Soyer's Culinary Campaign
Looking towards the quarter from which it came, he again saw the "Ondine of Paris."