Amphitrite

[ am-fi-trahy-tee ]
/ ˌæm fɪˈtraɪ ti /

noun

an ancient Greek sea goddess, a daughter of Nereus and the wife of Poseidon.

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Amphitrite
/ (ˌæmfɪˈtraɪtɪ) /

noun

Greek myth a sea goddess, wife of Poseidon and mother of Triton
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