Hesperides

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Hesperides, from Ancient Greek Ἑσπερίδες (Hesperídes).

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  • IPA(key): /hɛˈspɛɹɪdiːz/

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Hesperides

  1. (Greek mythology) a group of nymphs who tend a blissful garden in a far western corner of the world, located in Libya or the Atlas mountains in North Africa at the edge of the encircling Oceanus; the nymphs are said to be the daughters of Hesperus

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