Nereus Sentence Examples
The fifty daughters of Nereus, the Nereids, are personifications of the smiling, quiet sea.
Nereus is represented with the sceptre and trident; the Nereids are depicted as graceful maidens, lightly clad or naked, riding on tritons and dolphins.
Nemertes was a sea nymph, daughter of Nereus and Doris..
The base of a similar column has only feet in the same attitude, and probably bore the name Nereus.
As patron of maritime adventure (i yee 6vtos) he struggles with Nereus and Triton, slays Eryx and Busiris, and perhaps captures the wild horses and oxen, which may stand for pirates.Advertisement
Sea nymphs were Oceanids or Nereids, daughters of Oceanus or Nereus.