Origin of oread
Examples from the Web for oread
There's a light passed from you, There's a joy outcast from you,— You have lost your Oread.Songs from Vagabondia|Bliss Carman and Richard Hovey
I never ventured to read them to my Oread or fellow students.Confessions of Boyhood|John Albee
She might have been an Oread or a Dryad wandering alone through the great forest.The Redemption of David Corson|Charles Frederic Goss
Was she salamander or sylph, naiad or undine, oread or dryad?There and Back|George MacDonald
Also many large elms grow along the upper slopes, especially along the outcrops of the two main strata of the Oread Limestone.