any of various female water spirits
A female water-sprite or nymph
The elemental being of water.
Origin: Modern Latin undina, from Latin unda ‘wave’.
one of a class of fabled female water spirits who might receive a human soul by intermarrying with a mortal
Undine is a fairy-tale novella by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué in which Undine, a water spirit, marries a knight named Huldebrand in order to gain a soul. It is an early German romance, which has been translated into English and other languages.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-dēn′, n. a spirit of the waters, a water-nymph, without a soul—they marry readily with men, and an undine herself receives a soul on bearing a child. [L. unda, a wave.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a female spirit of the watery element, naturally without, but capable of receiving, a human soul, particularly after being wedded to a man and after giving birth to a child.
The numerical value of undine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of undine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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