Share this entry

Share this page

Morpheus

Syllabification: Mor·phe·us
Pronunciation: /ˈmôrfēəs
 
/
Roman Mythology

Definition of Morpheus in English:

The son of Somnus (god of sleep), the god of dreams and, in later writings, also god of sleep.

Words that rhyme with Morpheus

Orpheus

Definition of Morpheus in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtenəbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure