Terpsichore

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From Ancient Greek Τερψιχόρη (Terpsikhórē), from τέρψις (térpsis, enjoyment, delight) + χορός (khorós, chorus), +‎ -an.

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Terpsichore

  1. (Greek mythology) The goddess of dance and the dramatic chorus, and one of the Muses; the daughters of Zeus & Mnemosyne.
  2. (astronomy) Short for 81 Terpsichore, a main belt asteroid.

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Proper noun[edit]

Terpsichore f

  1. Obsolete spelling of Terpsícore (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).