Sentence Examples


  • He had the dream about the bronze haired nymph again.
  • Nemertes was a sea nymph, daughter of Nereus and Doris..
  • 'AuKAinrcos), the legendary Greek god of medicine, the son of Apollo and the nymph Coronis.
  • On his proving unfaithful, the Great Mother slays the nymph with whom he has sinned, whereupon in madness he mutilates himself as a penalty.
  • Another class of nocturnal demons are the incubi and succubi, who are said to consort with human beings in their sleep; in the Antilles these were the ghosts of the dead; in New Zealand likewise ancestral deities formed liaisons with females; in the Samoan Islands the inferior gods were regarded as the fathers of children otherwise unaccounted for; the Hindus have rites prescribed by which a companion nymph may be secured.