Euryale


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Eu·ry·a·le

 (yo͝o-rī′ə-lē)
n. Greek Mythology
A Gorgon, sister of Medusa and Stheno.

Euryale

(jʊˈraɪəlɪ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth one of the three Gorgons
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Euryale - (Greek mythology) one of the three GorgonsEuryale - (Greek mythology) one of the three Gorgons
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Gorgon - (Greek mythology) any of three winged sister monsters and the mortal Medusa who had live snakes for hair; a glance at Medusa turned the beholder to stone
2.Euryale - basket stars
echinoderm genus - a genus of echinoderms
References in classic literature ?
Hesiod says that he was the son of Euryale, the daughter of Minos, and of Poseidon, and that there was given him as a gift the power of walking upon the waves as though upon land.
A Natural History of the Crinoidea of Lily Shaped Animals, with Observations on the Genera Asteria, Euryale, Comatula, and Marsupites.
252-4) "Dine hunc ardorem mentibus addunt, Euryale, an sua cuique deus fit dira cupido?
Upcoming engagements include a return to Versailles with Opera Atelier as Euryale in Persee, another appearance as Blind for Edmonton Opera, Goro in Madama Butterfly for Opera de inducling Aschenbach in Death in Venice, Captain Vere in Billy Budd and Peter Grimes.