Definition of Oceanid in English:

Oceanid

nounplural noun Oceanids, plural noun Oceanides/ˌōsēˈanidēz/

Greek Mythology
  • A sea nymph; one of the daughters of Oceanus.

    ‘She is Juno’s messenger, and an Oceanid: the offspring of an unending stream of water that encircles the earth.’
    • ‘Circe's father was Helios, the God of the Sun and her mother was Perse, an Oceanid.’

Pronunciation

Oceanid

/ōˈsēənid/ /oʊˈsiənɪd/

Origin

From French Océanide, from Greek ōkeanis, ōkeanid-.