Definition of Hermaphroditus in English:

Hermaphroditus

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • A son of Hermes and Aphrodite, with whom the nymph Salmacis fell in love and prayed to be forever united. As a result Hermaphroditus and Salmacis became joined in a single body which retained characteristics of both sexes.

Pronunciation

Hermaphroditus

/həˌmafrəˈdʌɪtəs/