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Definition of Calypso

Calypso
Calypso Ca*lyp"so (k[.a]*l[i^]p"s[-o]), n. [The Latinized Greek name of a beautiful nymph.] (Bot.) A small and beautiful species of orchid, having a flower variegated with purple, pink, and yellow. It grows in cold and wet localities in the northern part of the United States. The Calypso borealis is the only orchid which reaches 68[deg] N.

Meaning of Calypso from wikipedia

- seven years. Calypso (nymphs), other nymphs called Calypso. Calypso may also refer to: Calypso, an area and a cave in Gozo, Malta Calypso, North Carolina...
- Calypso is a style of Afro-Caribbean music that originated in Trinidad and Tobago during the early to the mid-19th century and spread to the rest of the...
- Calypso Ezili is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, usually as an enemy of the superhero Spider-Man...
- In Gr**** mythology, Calypso (/kəˈlɪpsoʊ/; Gr****: Καλυψώ, "she who conceals") was a nymph who lived on the island of Ogygia, where, according to Homer's...
- HMS Calypso (D61) was a C cl**** cruiser of the Caledon sub-cl**** of the Royal Navy, launched in 1917 and sunk in 1940 by the Italian submarine Alpino...
- RV Calypso is a former British Royal Navy minesweeper converted into a research vessel for the oceanographic researcher Jacques Cousteau, equipped with...
- Calypso is a genus of orchids containing one species, Calypso bulbosa, known as the calypso orchid, fairy slipper or Venus's slipper. It is a perennial...
- Calypso Rose or Linda McCartha Monica Sandy-Lewis (born April 27, 1940 in Bethel Village, Tobago) is a Trinidadian calypsonian. She started writing songs...
- The Calypso Monarch (originally Calypso King) contest is one of the two major annual calypso competitions held in Trinidad as part of the annual carnival...
- mythology, Calypso (/kəˈlɪpsoʊ/; Ancient Gr****: Καλυψώ Kalypso, "she who conceals") is the name of several nymphs, the most well known being: Calypso, the nymph...
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