Laestrygonian

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: Laes‧try‧gon‧i‧an
    • IPA(key): /lɛstɹɪ.ˈɡoʊni.ən/
  • AHD: /lēĕ?strīgōnēŏn/

Noun[edit]

Laestrygonian (plural Laestrygonians)

  1. (Greek mythology) A member of a mythical Greek tribe of man-eating giants.
    • 1900, (translated by) George Herbert Palmer, The Odyssey of Homer, Houghton, Mifflin and Company
      Before town they met a maiden drawing water, the stately daughter of the Laestrygonian Antiphades.

Translations[edit]

  • Note: These are translations for the plural noun.

Adjective[edit]

Laestrygonian (not comparable)

  1. (Greek mythology) Of or relating to that tribe.

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