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Gender Feminine
Scripts Εὐτέρπη(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. EW-TEHR-PEH(Classical Greek)
yoo-TUR-pee(English)

Meaning & History

Means "delight" in Greek, ultimately from εὖ (eu) meaning "good" and τέρπω (terpo) meaning "to satisfy, to cheer". In Greek mythology she was one of the nine Muses, the muse of music and joy. She was said to have invented the double flute.