Any one associated with legendary Greek heroes just who sailed with Jason in Argo in quest associated with Golden Fleece
- somebody involved with a dangerous but potentially satisfying adventure
- (Greek mythology) among the heroes whom sailed with Jason in search of the Golden Fleece
- cephalopod mollusk of warm seas whoever females have fragile papery spiral shells
- anyone of the famous Greek heroes just who sailed with Jason, in Argo, in pursuit of Golden Fleece.
- A cephalopod of the genus Argonauta.
"sailor regarding the Argo," 1580s (suggested in argonautic), from Argo + Greek nautes "sailor" (see naval). Adventurers when you look at the Ca gold-rush of 1848 had been called argonauts (because they desired the fantastic fleece) by those that remained house.
- argonaut [genus Argonauta]
(n.) Anyone associated with celebrated Greek heroes which sailed with Jason, in Argo, in quest of this Golden Fleece.
- (n.) A cephalopod of this genus Argonauta.