Definition of Mimas in English:

Mimas

proper noun

Astronomy
  • A satellite of Saturn, the seventh closest to the planet, which has a crater a third of its whole diameter. It was discovered by William Herschel in 1789 (diameter 390 km).

Origin

Named after a giant in Greek mythology.

Pronunciation:

Mimas

/ˈmʌɪməs//ˈmʌɪmas/