[ yoo-tur-pee ]
/ yuˈtɜr pi /
noun Classical Mythology.
the Muse of music and lyric poetry.
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OTHER WORDS FROM EuterpeEu·ter·pe·an, adjective
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How to use Euterpe in a sentence
Euterpe, the Muse of lyric poetry, was represented with a flute and garlands of flowers.
Euterpe, one of the Muses, considered as presiding over lyric poetry, the invention of the flute being ascribed to her.
After a long walk he reached the coppice on the bank of the Almo, where Euterpe and Diphilus were waiting for him.
Here he was found by Euterpe, who, filled with pity, addressed the blind old man.
British Dictionary definitions for Euterpe
Greek myth the Muse of lyric poetry and music
Derived forms of EuterpeEuterpean, adjective
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