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synonyms for Nereid

  • Oceanid
  • kelpie
  • limniad
  • mermaid
  • naiad
  • nix
  • ocean nymph
  • river nymph
  • sea nymph
  • water elf
  • water sprite
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How to use Nereid in a sentence

It is related by Apollodorus that Thetis, who was also a Nereid, wished to make her son immortal.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
On his carrying out the old womans suggestion the nereid cried out, Let go my child, dog!
BALLADS OF MYSTERY AND MIRACLE AND FYTTES OF MIRTHFRANK SIDGWICK
Small gold reel with repouss figures of Nereid with helmet of Achilles, and Eros.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
The stores of Hunter and Nereid rockets—especially the remote-control jobs—were broken out.
THE INVADERSWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
Hunter and Nereid guided missiles were set up as standard equipment in a number of brand-new places.
THE INVADERSWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
Some time ago, (as I am informed,) a lady made her appearance on the beach as a Nereid.
PUNCHINELLO, VOL. 1, NO. 22, AUGUST 27, 1870VARIOUS
The Nereid, also, is not imaginary: its body is rough and covered with scales, but it has the appearance of a human being.
SEA MONSTERS UNMASKED AND SEA FABLES EXPLAINEDHENRY LEE
Opposite the palace a little granite island lifts itself above the waters of the Dniepr like a Nereid.
TRAVELS IN THE STEPPES OF THE CASPIAN SEA, THE CRIMEA, THE CAUCASUS, &C.XAVIER HOMMAIRE DE HELL
In the case of the Nereid, the goods of the neutral shipper were inviolable.
THE LIFE OF JOHN MARSHALL VOLUME 4 OF 4ALBERT J. BEVERIDGE
See description of the argument of the case of the Nereid, supra, 133-34.
THE LIFE OF JOHN MARSHALL VOLUME 4 OF 4ALBERT J. BEVERIDGE
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WORDS RELATED TO NEREID

  • Nereid
  • Oceanid
  • kelpie
  • limniad
  • mermaid
  • naiad
  • nix
  • ocean nymph
  • river nymph
  • sea nymph
  • water elf
  • water sprite
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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