Examples from the Web for ganymede
Can you give me any information on the departure time of Space Knight from Ganymede?Treachery in Outer Space|Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
Some say this commemorates Ganymede, the cup-bearer of the gods.Astronomy with an Opera-glass|Garrett Putman Serviss
A tall stripling of a Moravian youth, meagre as a sign-post, was the beerhouse Ganymede.
Nearly two hours had passed and Tom knew that they would soon be in radar range of the Ganymede garrison.On the Trail of the Space Pirates|Carey Rockwell
Entered grisly Ganymede holding in his hand a wooden dish with circles and semicircles marked on it in chalk.The Cloister and the Hearth|Charles Reade
British Dictionary definitions for ganymede (1 of 2)
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Word Origin and History for ganymede
Trojan youth whom Zeus made his cup-bearer, from Greek Ganymedes, literally "rejoicing in his virility," from ganymai "I rejoice, am glad" + medea (plural) "counsels, plans, cunning" (see Medea), but here taken by many to mean "genitals." Used figuratively of serving-boys (c.1600) and catamites (1590s).