Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Perhaps three of the Oceanides, bright as the pure foam of the wave?

He was the father of the Oceanides to the number of three thousand.

He was the son of Iapetus and Clymene, one of the Oceanides.

Alone again with the Oceanides, the latter burst forth in fresh strains of pity.

She became mother of all the chief rivers in the universe, as also the Oceanides or sea nymphs.

Heaven and Earth had formed his father, who had united his destinies with Clymene, one of the Oceanides.

Helios had another son named Phaethon, whose mother was Clymene, one of the Oceanides.

They are similar in appearance to the Oceanides, but their beauty is of a less shadowy order, and is more like that of mortals.