noun (plural mermen)
The male equivalent of a mermaid.
- We've all heard of mermaids, but know less of their male equivalent, the merman.
- It is engraved in the centre with an Old Testament scene, surrounded by a broad band of mermen and sea monsters.
- Then a cloud crept into his mind and, as Laurea watched, he faded into a ghost of the merman she had known.
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