Euterpe [yoo-tur-pee] Examples noun Classical Mythology.
- the Muse of music and lyric poetry.
Related formsEu·ter·pe·an, adjective Examples from the Web for euterpe Historical Examples of euterpe
Euterpe played an inspiring accompaniment to their conversation.
Euterpe will learn to be gratified, Æsculapius, but she had not reflected upon the plunge.
To this laudable end sacrifices were now made to Euterpe to assist them.
With him Euterpe and Eros, obviously, must not house together.
Mr. R. Frankling, 70; on the reverse side figure of Euterpe.
Sir Walter Besant
British Dictionary definitions for euterpe Euterpe noun
- Greek myth the Muse of lyric poetry and music
Derived FormsEuterpean, adjective Word Origin and History for euterpe Euterpe
muse of music, from Greek Euterpe, literally “pleasing,” from eu “well” (see) + terpein “to delight, please” (see ).