Hyades

[n] - (Greek mythology) 7 daughters of Atlas and half-sisters of the Pleiades
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=Hyades

Hyades

• (n.pl.) Alt. of Hyads
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/hyades/

Hyades

(Melotte 25) The nearest open cluster to the Sun, except for the Ursa Major Moving Cluster, which appears spread out as individual stars. The Hyades, also known as Melotte 25, is centered some 150 light-years away in the constellation Taurus, and contains more than 200 star...
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/H/Hyades.html

Hyades

[mythology] In Greek mythology, the Hyades (z; Ὑάδες, popularly `the rainy ones`, but probably from Greek hys, i.e. `swine`), are a sisterhood of nymphs that bring rain. The Hyades were daughters of Atlas (by either Pleione or Aethra, one of the Oceanides) and sisters of Hyas in most tellings, although one version gives their parents ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyades_(mythology)

Hyades

[star cluster] The Hyades (z; Greek Ὑάδες, also known as Melotte 25 or Collinder 50), is the nearest open cluster to the Solar System and one of the best-studied of all star clusters. The Hipparcos satellite, the Hubble Space Telescope, and infrared color-magnitude diagram fitting have been used to establish a distance of ~153 ly (47 ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyades_(star_cluster)

Hyades

cluster of several hundred stars in the zodiacal constellation Taurus. As seen from Earth, the bright star Aldebaran appears to be a member of the ... [3 related articles]
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/87

Hyades

Hyades (hī'udēz) , in astronomy, open star cluster in the constellation Taurus, located immediately to the right of the bright star Aldebaran. The cluster is about 130 light-years from the earth. It consists of about 100 stars all moving in the same direction. Its shape is that of an...
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0824677.html

Hyades

Hyades, in Greek mythology, nymphs; daughters of Atlas and Aethra. They cared for both Zeus and Dionysus as infants. In recognition of these services, they were placed among the stars of the constellation Taurus, where their rising and setting corresponded to the rainy seasons.
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/ent/A0824678.html

Hyades

in Greek mythology, daughters of the Titan Atlas and the Oceanid Aethra, the five (or more) sisters of the Pleiades who nursed the infant wine god, ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/h/87

Hyades

In Greek mythology, the group of nymphs who nursed and protected the young god Dionysus. In reward, they were changed into stars and placed in the constellation of Taurus. They were called Hyades...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688

Hyades

nymphs who bring rain.
Found on http://www.chalquist.com/writings/greekmyth/
No exact match found