[hes-per] /ˈhɛs pər/
[hes-puh-ree] /ˈhɛs pəˌri/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. one of the Hesperides.
/hɛˈspɪərɪə/ noun 1. a poetic name used by the ancient Greeks for Italy and by the Romans for Spain or beyond
[he-speer-ee-uh n] /hɛˈspɪər i ən/ adjective 1. western; occidental. 2. of or relating to the Hesperides. noun 3. a native or inhabitant of a western land. /hɛˈspɪərɪən/ adjective 1. (poetic) western 2. of or relating to the Hesperides noun 3. a native or inhabitant of a western land
[he-sper-i-deez] /hɛˈspɛr ɪˌdiz/ noun 1. Classical Mythology. 2. (italics) (used with a plural verb) a collection of poems (1648) by Robert Herrick. /hɛˈspɛrɪˌdiːz/ plural noun (Greek myth) 1. the daughters of Hesperus, nymphs who kept watch with a dragon over the garden of the golden apples in the Islands of the Blessed 2. (functioning as […]