Definition of Lethe in English:

Lethe

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Pronunciation: /ˈliːθi
 
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Greek Mythology
  • A river in Hades whose water when drunk made the souls of the dead forget their life on earth.

Derivatives

Lethean

Pronunciation: /liːˈθiːən/
adjective

Origin

via Latin from Greek lēthē 'forgetfulness', from the base of lanthanesthai 'forget'.

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