(Folklore) An imaginary being or spirit, as a fairy, elf, or goblin
An imaginary sea creature with the head and upper body of a beautiful woman and the tail of a fish
(Folklore) A being usually in human form and having magic powers, specif. one that is tiny, graceful, and delicate
A female is defined as a person of the sex that produces eggs and can bear young.
(Informal) A woman socializing with a group of women:
A divinity presiding over forests and trees; a wood nymph.
One of the beautiful virgins of the Koranic paradise.
(Greek Mythology) One of the nymphs who lived in and presided over brooks, springs, and fountains.
(Gr. Myth.) Any of the sea nymphs, the fifty daughters of Nereus
An insect in the nonfeeding stage of development between the larva and adult, during which it typically undergoes a complete transformation within a protective cocoon or hardened case. Only certain kinds of insects, such as moths, butterflies, ants, and beetles, develop as larvae and pupae.
The definition of a siren is a wailing sound made by passing air through a rotating disc, or a beautiful woman who uses sex to attract men, or a mythical female creature that lures men into the sea.
(Rare outside fiction) A female given name.
An adult female human belonging to a specified occupation, group, nationality, or other category. Often used in combination:
An idealised concept of a loved one, formed in childhood and retained unaltered in adult life.
The definition of a larva is a young animal or insect that will change into something else in adulthood.
Any of a genus (Daphne) of small evergreen shrubs of the mezereum family, with fragrant flowers
The essential nature or condition of being a god; divinity.
(Class. Myth.) A mountain nymph
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