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See also: triton, Tritón, and tritón

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From Ancient Greek Τρίτων (Trítōn, a sea god).

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Triton m

  1. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Tritonidae – triton snails, now in the genus Charonia (family Ranellidae).
  2. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Salamandridae – certain newts, efts, and salamanders.

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Mosaic of Triton, the sea god.

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek Τρίτων (Trítōn).

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Triton

  1. (Greek mythology) A god of the sea, son of Poseidon.
  2. (astronomy) The seventh moon of Neptune.

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Triton ?

  1. (Greek mythology) Triton
  2. (astronomy) Triton