Meaning of Calypso
Bangla: পশ্চিম ভারতীয় দ্বীপপুঞ্জে প্রচলিত একধরনের গান
Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
Also, Kalypso. Classical Mythology. a sea nymph who detained Odysseus on the island of Ogygia for seven years.
(lowercase). Also called fairy-slipper. a terrestrial orchid, Calypso bulbosa, of the Northern Hemisphere, having a single variegated purple, yellow, and white flower.
(lowercase) a musical style of West Indian origin, influenced by jazz, usually having topical, often improvised, lyrics.
(lowercase) to sing or dance to calypso.
a popular type of satirical, usually topical, West Indian ballad, esp from Trinidad, usually extemporized to a percussive syncopated accompaniment