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Morpheus, in Greek mythology, one of the many offspring of Hypnos (Somnus), god of sleep. Morpheus and 2 brothers are gods of dreams; while he is responsible for the appearance of humans in dreams, his brothers Phobetor (Ikelos) and Phantasus produce forms of animals and inanimate objects.

See also: Mythology.

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