Alpheus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Αλφειος (Alpheios, literally Whitish).

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Proper noun[edit]

Alpheus

  1. (Greek mythology) A river in Hades.
  2. (Greek mythology) The god/personification of the river Alpheus.
  3. A male given name, of mostly historical usage.

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

View of the river

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἀλφειός (Alpheiós).

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Proper noun[edit]

Alphēus m (genitive Alphēī); second declension

  1. the chief river of Peloponnesus, which flows in the Ionian Sea in Elis

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular
nominative Alphēus
genitive Alphēī
dative Alphēō
accusative Alphēum
ablative Alphēō
vocative Alphēe

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