Etymology: From nimphe < nympha "nymph, bride" < Ancient Greek (polytonic, ) (numphÄ) "bride"
- The larva of certain insects.
- (italbrac, Greek & Roman mythology) Any minor female deity associated with water, forests, etc.
- A young girl, especially one who inspires lustful feelings.
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