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Meaning of SEA HORSE

Pronunciation:  see hors

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  small fish with horselike heads bent sharply downward and curled tails; swim in upright position
  2. [n]  either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber
 
 Synonyms: seahorse, walrus
 
 See Also: Atlantic walrus, genus Hippocampus, genus Odobenus, Hippocampus, needlefish, Odobenus, Odobenus divergens, Odobenus rosmarus, Pacific walrus, pinnatiped, pinniped, pinniped mammal, pipefish

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sea" horse`\
1. A fabulous creature, half horse and half fish, represented
   in classic mythology as driven by sea dogs or ridden by
   the Nereids. It is also depicted in heraldry. See
   {Hippocampus}.

2. (Zo["o]l.)
   (a) The walrus.
   (b) Any fish of the genus Hippocampus.

Note: In a passage of Dryden's, the word is supposed to refer
      to the hippopotamus.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Seeing a sea horse in your dream means the power of your unconscious. It may also indicate a new perspective or different outlook in life. If the sea horse is invisible, then it suggests that there is an emotional issue that you are not acknowledging or recognizing. You may need to gain a new perspective or a different outlook in life.
 

 

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