Nereus


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Ne·re·us

 (nîr′ē-əs, nîr′yo͞os′)
n. Greek Mythology
A sea god, son of Oceanus and Gaea and father of the Nereids.

Nereus

(ˈnɪərɪˌuːs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a sea god who lived in the depths of the sea with his wife Doris and their daughters the Nereides

Ne•re•us

(ˈnɪər i əs, ˈnɪər yus)

n.
(in Greek myth) a sea god, the father of the Nereids.
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Noun1.Nereus - (Greek mythology) a sea god son of Pontus and Gaea; lived in the depths of the sea with his wife Doris and their daughters the Nereids
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233-239) And Sea begat Nereus, the eldest of his children, who is true and lies not: and men call him the Old Man because he is trusty and gentle and does not forget the laws of righteousness, but thinks just and kindly thoughts.
Then Achilles gave a loud cry and his mother heard him as she was sitting in the depths of the sea by the old man her father, whereon she screamed, and all the goddesses daughters of Nereus that dwelt at the bottom of the sea, came gathering round her.
Listen," she cried, "sisters, daughters of Nereus, that you may hear the burden of my sorrows.
In fact, the name Les NA@rA@ides was inspired by the sea nymph daughters of Nereus, the Old Man of the Sea in Greek mythology.
If fine jewelry is beyond your budget, then Les Nereides-a luxury French costume jewelry label named after the sea nymph progeny of Nereus, aka the Old Man of the Sea-may be the accessories you seek.
When their waters get warmer, their metabolism accelerates and they need more oxygen to sustain their body functions," said William Cheung, co-author of the study, associate professor at the Institute for the Ocean and Fisheries and director of science for the Nippon Foundation-UBC Nereus Program.
When their waters get warmer, their metabolism accelerates and they need more oxygen to sustain their body functions, said William Cheung, co-author of the study, associate professor at the Institute for the Ocean and Fisheries and director of science for the Nippon Foundation-UBC Nereus Program.
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Major advantage of Nereus apartments is the location, which is around 50 meters away from the Blue Flag awarded Castella beach.
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The one-of-a-kind unmanned Nereus was in the final stages of a 10-kilometre dive into the Kermadec Trench when it crumpled under the tremendous water pressure.