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Her·maph·ro·di·tus

 (hər-măf′rə-dī′təs)
n. Greek Mythology
The son of Hermes and Aphrodite, who became united in one body with the nymph Salmacis.

[Latin Hermaphrodītus, from Greek Hermaphrodītos : Hermēs, Hermes + Aphrodītē, Aphrodite; see Aphrodite.]

Hermaphroditus

(hɜːˌmæfrəˈdaɪtəs)
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a son of Hermes and Aphrodite who merged with the nymph Salmacis to form one body
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Noun1.Hermaphroditus - (Greek mythology) son of Hermes and Aphrodite who merged with the nymph Salmacis to form one body
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What to Look For: In Room 17, a short walk from Aphrodite, you'll find her equally seductive cousin, 'Sleeping Hermaphroditos', an Italian marble sculpture that presents the very essence of femininity when seen from one side, and the surprise of masculinity on the other.
Within Greek mythology double creatures or creatures 'in-between' were not rare, there is the figure of Hermaphroditos, son of Hermes and Aphrodite that fused with the nymph Salamacis and became a hermaphrodite.
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