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.
Joe completed his course at a college in Nicosia and then found a job in the Nereus Hotel in Paphos, where he met owner Costas Panayiotiris, who is now his business partner.
Years later, Mera (Amber Heard), daughter of King Nereus (Dolph Lundgren), visits Arthur (Jason Momoa, left) and implores him to challenge his power-hungry half-brother Orm (Patrick Wilson), who has declared war on humanity.
By Aquaman's side is Mera (Heard), the fiery princess of the underwater kingdom of Xebel, who finds her loyalties of her father, King Nereus, tested.
Anyone excited by Willem Dafoe (Vulko) and Dolph Lundgren's (King Nereus) presence will also be let down by their lack of screen time and consequence to the story.
Years later, Mera (Amber Heard), daughter of King Nereus (Dolph Lundgren), visits Arthur (Jason Momoa, above) and implores him to challenge his power-hungry half-brother Orm (Patrick Wilson), who has declared war on humanity.
The film also stars Amber Heard as Mera, a fierce warrior and Aquaman's ally throughout his journey Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe ("The Florida Project") as Vulko, counsel to the Atlantean throne Patrick Wilson as Orm, the present King of Atlantis Dolph Lundgren as Nereus, King of the Atlantean tribe Xebel Yahya Abdul-Mateen II as the revenge-seeking Black Manta and Oscar winner Nicole Kidman ("The Hours") as Arthur's mom, Atlanna.
The film also stars Amber Heard ('Justice League,' 'Magic Mike XXL') as Mera, a fierce warrior and Aquaman's ally throughout his journey; Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe ('Platoon,' 'Spider-Man 2') as Vulko, council to the Atlantean throne; Patrick Wilson ('The Conjuring' films, 'Watchmen') as Orm/Ocean Master, the present King of Atlantis; Dolph Lundgren ('The Expendables' films) as Nereus, King of the Atlantean tribe Xebel; Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Netflix's 'The Get Down') as the vengeful Black Manta; and Oscar winner Nicole Kidman ('The Hours,' 'Lion') as Arthur's mom, Atlanna; as well as Ludi Lin ('Power Rangers') as Captain Murk, Atlantean Commando; and Temuera Morrison ('Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones,' 'Green Lantern') as Arthur's dad, Tom Curry.
By LEOPOLD OBIDeep in the remote Kyawango village, Mwala sub-county, sits the Nereus Poultry Farm, a state-of-the-art chicken farm that has for the last two-and-half years specialised in raising broiler chicken for the premium market.The farm occupies 25 acres and most of its activities are computer controlled for high production and reduced spread of diseases by minimising human contact with the birds.
It's what the French brand calls as savoir faire, or the confidence and ability to do the appropriate thing in any situtaion, being named after Nereids of Greek mythology, the sea nymph daughters of Nereus who are known to possess the power to reinvent themselves.