arethusa

[n] - any of several bog orchids of the genus Arethusa having 1 or 2 showy flowers
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Arethusa

In Greek mythology, a nymph of the fountain and spring of Arethusa in the island of Ortygia near Syracuse, on the south coast of Sicily. ...
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arethusa

noun any of several bog orchids of the genus Arethusa having 1 or 2 showy flowers
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Arethusa

in Greek mythology, a nymph who gave her name to a spring in Elis and to another on the island of Ortygia, near Syracuse.
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Arethusa

[Mygdonia] For other uses, see Arethusa Arethusa was an ancient Greek city, colony of Chalcis in easternmost Mygdonia, north of Stageira, near to Bolbe Lake, Rhechius river and Bromiscus. It is considered the burial place of Euripides. ...
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Arethusa

HMS Arethusa was a British Arethusa Class cruiser of 5220 tons displacement launched in 1934. HMS Arethusa carried a crew of 450 and was powered by four Admiralty 3-drum type oil fuelled boilers providing a top speed of 32 knots. Armaments consisted of six 6-inch guns; eight 4-inch anti-aircraft guns; two 3-pdr guns and seven smaller guns and six 2...
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Arethusa

[mythology] Arethusa (ə; Ἀρέθουσα) means `the waterer`. In Greek mythology, she was a nymph and daughter of Nereus (making her a Nereid), and later became a fountain on the island of Ortygia in Syracuse, Sicily. The myth of her transformation begins when she came across a clear stream and began bathing, not knowing it was the rive...
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Arethusa

Arethusa (ărithOO'su) , in Greek mythology, nymph favored by Artemis and loved by the river god Alpheus. While Arethusa was bathing in his stream, Alpheus rose up and tried to abduct her, but she fled under the ocean to the isle of Ortygia. There Artemis changed her into a fountain. But Al...
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Arethusa

Arethusa: see orchid.
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Arethusa

In Greek mythology, Arethusa was a daughter of Nereus and Doris. She was a nymph changed by Artemis into a fountain to enable her to escape the pursuit of Alpheus.
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Arethusa

a nereid loved by the river Alphaeus. When he pursued her, she asked Artemis to turn her into a spring.
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