Ὠκεανός

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Of uncertain origin.

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Ὠκεανός (Ōkeanos) (genitive Ὠκεανοῦ) m, second declension

  1. Oceanus, son of Uranus & Gaia; the primary Greek water deity.
  2. The great river, which encompasses the world disc.
  3. The great Outward Sea, as opposed to the inner sea (Mediterranean Sea)

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Last modified on 19 December 2013, at 15:07