What is another word for nymph?

266 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ nˈɪmf], [ nˈɪmf], [ n_ˈɪ_m_f]

Nymph is a word that refers to a mythological spirit connected with nature, water, or vegetation which is often depicted as a beautiful young woman. If you want to use a different word with more or less the same meaning, you may opt for various synonyms. Some other options could be dryad, sylph, fairy, sprite, or pixie. Each of these words carries a slightly different connotation and refers to spiritual beings with unique features and attributes. However, they are all part of folklore and represent the magical and mysterious aspects of the natural world that have enchanted us for centuries.

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    What are the hyponyms for Nymph?

    Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

    Usage examples for Nymph

    I am the nymph of the lake.
    "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
    Charles Weathers Bump
    Emerging from the deep shadow of the trees was what looked to their astonished and unprepared eyes a vision of some wood nymph.
    "Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir"
    Charles Garvice
    What is it, my nymph, eh?
    "Monsieur Cherami"
    Charles Paul de Kock

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