Meaning of Calypso



English: Calypso
Bangla: পশ্চিম ভারতীয় দ্বীপপুঞ্জে প্রচলিত একধরনের গান
Hindi: केलिप्सो
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Definition: 1

Also, Kalypso. Classical Mythology. a sea nymph who detained Odysseus on the island of Ogygia for seven years.

Definition: 2

(lowercase). Also called fairy-slipper. a terrestrial orchid, Calypso bulbosa, of the Northern Hemisphere, having a single variegated purple, yellow, and white flower.

Definition: 3

(lowercase) a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, usually having topical, often improvised, lyrics.

Definition: 4

(lowercase) to sing or dance to calypso.

Definition: 5

a popular type of satirical, usually topical, West Indian ballad, esp from Trinidad, usually extemporized to a percussive syncopated accompaniment