noun, plural e·phem·er·a [ih-fem-er-uh], /ɪˈfɛm ər ə/, e·phem·er·ons.
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Origin of ephemeron
Words nearby ephemeron
Example sentences from the Web for ephemeron
Let not the ephemeron that lights on a baby's hand generalize too rashly upon the non-growing of organisms!
Its three hundred and sixty-five years were now as but the day of the ephemeron.
Like the ephemeron fly, they are born suddenly, and may be expected to die as soon.Thoughts on Man|William Godwin
The airy nothing of a sigh bears often a pastoral world or an orcus on its ephemeron's-wing.Titan: A Romance v. 1 (of 2)|Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
The scent was so strong that the ephemeron was almost intoxicated by it.