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n. Greek Mythology
A Nereid, goddess of the sea and the wife of Poseidon.
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a sea goddess, wife of Poseidon and mother of Triton
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(ˌæm fɪˈtraɪ ti)

an ancient Greek sea goddess, a daughter of Nereus and the wife of Poseidon.
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Their names were Isis, Amphitrite, Hebe, Pandora, Psyche, Thetis, Pomona, Daphne, Clytie, Galatea and Arethusa.
3) And grant that Ares whose hot breath I feel, Though without targe or steel He stalks, whose voice is as the battle shout, May turn in sudden rout, To the unharbored Thracian waters sped, Or Amphitrite's bed.
I was rocked when an infant in the arms of old ocean, and on the bosom of the beautiful Amphitrite; I have sported with the green mantle of the one and the azure robe of the other; I love the sea as a mistress, and pine if I do not often see her."
We know what fate befell each one of the other heroes who fought at Troy, but as regards Ulysses heaven has hidden from us the knowledge even that he is dead at all, for no one can certify us in what place he perished, nor say whether he fell in battle on the mainland, or was lost at sea amid the waves of Amphitrite. Therefore I am suppliant at your knees, if haply you may be pleased to tell me of his melancholy end, whether you saw it with your own eyes, or heard it from some other traveller, for he was a man born to trouble.
Settlement and behavior in relation to flow and surface in larval barnacles, Balanus amphitrite Darwin.
The best known of them were Amphitrite, consort of Poseidon; Thetis, wife of Peleus (king of the Myrmidons) and mother of the hero Achilles; and Galatea, a Sicilian figure who was loved by the Cyclops Polyphemus.
Amphitrite, wife of Poseidon, daughter of Nereus and Doris, queen goddess of the sea.
Galileo's first spectacular may take place this year, however, when the craft offers the chance of the first close look at an asteroid, one named 29 Amphitrite. Galileo officials have made no commitmet actually to study Amphitrite on the way past--that will depend on first confirming the spacecraft's health in the couple of months after launch, sine the Jupiter encounter is the highest priority and any problems may lead to canceling the asteroid observations.
(2014) themselves failed to find this when comparing settlement in cyprids of Amphibalanus (Balanus) improvisus and Amphibalanus amphitrite.
Dated to around 1680, it is covered in a delicate ivory relief depicting the Triumph of Amphitrite; on the basis of its style the relief can be attributed to the ivory carver Johann Ulrich Hurter, active in Ulm at the end of the 17th century.
The same day, he visited four islands of the Paracels in the Amphitrite Group (Woody, Rocky, Ling Zhou and Bei island).