from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology A sea nymph who delayed Odysseus on her island, Ogygia, for seven years.
- n. The satellite of Saturn that is eighth in distance from the planet.
- n. A type of music that originated in the West Indies, notably in Trinidad, and is characterized by improvised lyrics on topical or broadly humorous subjects.
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- proper n. A sea nymph who entertained Odysseus on her island, Ogygia, for seven years.
- proper n. The eighth moon of Saturn.
- proper n. Alternative capitalization of calypso
Latin Calypsō, from Greek Kalupsō, from kaluptein, to conceal.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)