Alpheus meaning

ăl-fēəs
A river of the Peloponnesus in southern Greece flowing about 115 km (70 mi) to the Ionian Sea.
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A river god who pursues the nymph Arethusa until she is changed into a stream by Artemis.
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(Greek mythology) One of the hell rivers in Hades.
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(Greek mythology) The god/personification of the afore-mentioned river Alpheus.
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Origin of alpheus

  • From Ancient Greek Αλφειος (Alpheios, literally “Whitish”).

    From Wiktionary