Meaning of Oceanus

O•ce•a•nus

Pronunciation: (ō-sē'u-nus), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
  1. a Titan who was the son of Uranus and Gaea, the consort of Tethys, and the father of the river gods and Oceanids.
  2. a great stream of water encircling the earth and believed to be the source of all rivers, lakes, etc.
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