Name: Nausikaš

Origin and Meaning of the Name Nausikaš

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    (noo SEE kah ah)
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    A name used in the Odyssey, belonging to a young princess who finds Odysseus unconscious on the beach where she and her friends normally bathe [this is after he escapes the island of Calypso]. She nurtures him back to health, after which he leaves for Ithaca. The etymology of the name is uncertain. It may come from the Greek "naus" meaning "ship".

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