Riverhood

Riv´er`hood


n.1.The quality or state of being a river.
References in classic literature ?
Any one who has lost his way has at all times a claim even upon the gods, wherefore in my distress I draw near to your stream, and cling to the knees of your riverhood. Have mercy upon me, O king, for I declare myself your suppliant."
"River" in Polish was a vital sound, energized with the essence of riverhood, of my rivers, of my being immersed in rivers.