Nymph

Definition of Nymph

You’ll often hear the term nymph used when describing nature goddesses. In mythology — particularly Greek or Roman — nymphs were beautiful young ladies who inhabited the forests, streams, and other natural places. They are believed to be magical creatures, and while there are several different types of nymphs, they are mainly divided into land nymphs (Oreads), water nymphs (Naiads), and tree nymphs. (Dryads).

TERM OF THE DAY

Cancer

Symbolized by the crab, this zodiac sign is known to retreat when they feel overwhelmed. They are the 4th sign of the zodiac falling after Gemini and before Leo. Those born from June 21 to July 22 are considered a Cancer. As a water sign, they are highly intuitive and psychic natural healers but they have to be careful not to try to save everyone or they may drown in the watery emotions.  Cancers are homebodies and they need a home to feel secure. They make great counselors, nurses, teachers, social workers and often work in the healing arts.

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