an ancient Greek sea goddess, a daughter of Nereus and the wife of Poseidon.
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How to use Amphitrite in a sentence
The usual tale of five of the national rig and the schooner 'Amphitrite' made up the entry, and all mustered at the rendezvous.Yachting Vol. 2 | Various.
Then Amphitrite appeared, with floating hair and resonant voice, and beside her Poseidon with his four steeds.Complete Short Works | Georg Ebers
He commanded the Amphitrite for ten years, and I know that he is a good navigator.The Queen's Cup | G. A. Henty
The length of the spur sometimes varies considerably, as in B. concavus and Amphitrite.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2) | Charles Darwin
This variety, also, seems to connect B. Amphitrite and concavus very closely.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 2 of 2) | Charles Darwin
British Dictionary definitions for Amphitrite
Greek myth a sea goddess, wife of Poseidon and mother of Triton
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