Name: Tethys

Origin and Meaning of the Name Tethys

  • Meaning:
    Dispose; order
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    (TEE thiss)
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    Itself (Tethys)
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    English and Greek speaking countries
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    In Greek mythology, Tethys was a sea-nymph, the daughter of Uranus and the wife of Oceanus. Her name is derived from the Greek 'tithenai' (to dispose; to order). Tethys is also a satellite of the planet Saturn that is eighth in distance from the planet.

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