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Gender Feminine
Scripts Νεφελη(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. NEH-PEH-LEH(Classical Greek)
NEHF-ə-lee(English)
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Meaning & History

From Greek νεφος (nephos) meaning "cloud". In Greek legend Nephele was created from a cloud by Zeus, who shaped the cloud to look like Hera in order to trick Ixion, a mortal who desired her. Nephele was the mother of the centaurs by Ixion, and was also the mother of Phrixus and Helle by Athamus.
Other Languages & CulturesNefeli(Greek)

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