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The·tis

 (thē′tĭs)
n. Greek Mythology
One of the Nereids, the wife of Peleus and mother of Achilles.
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Thetis

(ˈθiːtɪs)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) one of the Nereids and mother of Achilles by Peleus
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The•tis

(ˈθi tɪs)

n.
(in Greek myth) a Nereid, the wife of Peleus and the mother of Achilles.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Thetis - (Greek mythology) one of the 50 NereidsThetis - (Greek mythology) one of the 50 Nereids; mother of Achilles by Peleus
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Nereid - (Greek mythology) any of the 50 sea nymphs who were daughters of the sea god Nereus
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[ˈθiːtɪs] NTetis
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