Definition of Ogygian in English:

Ogygian

adjective

  • Of or relating to the mythological island of Ogygia in Homer's Odyssey where Calypso lived.

Origin

Late 16th century. From classical Latin Ōgygia, ancient Greek Ὠγυγία, the name of the island in Homer where Calypso lived + -an.

Pronunciation

Ogygian

/əʊˈdʒɪdʒɪən/