What does undine mean?

Definitions for undineʌnˈdin, ˈʌn din

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word undine.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. undine(noun)

    any of various female water spirits


  1. undine(Noun)

    A female water-sprite or nymph

  2. undine(Noun)

    The elemental being of water.

  3. Undine(ProperNoun)


  4. Origin: Modern Latin undina, from Latin unda ‘wave’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undine(noun)

    one of a class of fabled female water spirits who might receive a human soul by intermarrying with a mortal


  1. Undine

    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

  1. Undine

    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

  1. Undine

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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