from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology A giant who was defeated in battle and buried under Mount Etna by Athena.
- n. The satellite of Saturn that is seventh in distance from the planet.
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- proper n. A giant in Greek mythology.
- proper n. A moon of Saturn.
Latin, from Greek Enkelados.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek Ἐγκέλαδος. (Wiktionary)