nā'əd, -ăd', nī'-
(Greek & Roman Mythology) Any of numerous minor deities represented as beautiful maidens inhabiting and sometimes personifying features of nature such as trees, waters, and mountains.
(Folklore) An imaginary being or spirit, as a fairy, elf, or goblin
In the occult philosophy of Paracelsus, a being having water as its element.
(Folklore) A being usually in human form and having magic powers, specif. one that is tiny, graceful, and delicate
(Class. Myth.) Any of the nymphs who dwell in streams, pools, lakes, etc.; naiad, Nereid, Oceanid, etc.
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