Definition of Polyphemus in English:

Polyphemus

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • A Cyclops who trapped Odysseus and some of his companions in a cave, from which they escaped by putting out his one eye while he slept. In another story Polyphemus loved the sea nymph Galatea, and in jealousy killed his rival Acis.

Pronunciation

Polyphemus

/ˌpäləˈfēməs/