Gr. Myth. the Muse of the dance
Origin of TerpsichoreClassical Greek Terpsichor? from terpsichoros, delighting in the dance from terpein, to delight in + choros, a dance
- Greek Mythology The Muse of dancing and choral singing.
- terpsichore The art of dancing.
Origin of TerpsichoreLatin Terpsichorē from Greek Terpsikhorē from feminine of terpsikhoros dance-loving terpein to delight khoros dance ; see gher-1 in Indo-European roots.