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Definition of Lethe

Lethe
Lethe Le"the (l[=e]"th[-e] or l[=e]th), n. [See Lethal.] Death.[Obs.] --Shak.
Lethe
Lethe Le"the (l[=e]"th[-e]), n. [L., fr. Gr. lh`qh, prop., forgetfulness; akin to lanqa`nesqai to forget, lanqa`nein to escape notice.] 1. (Class. Myth.) A river of Hades whose waters when drunk caused forgetfulness of the past. 2. Oblivion; a draught of oblivion; forgetfulness.

Meaning of Lethe from wikipedia

- In Gr**** mythology, Lethe (/ˈliːθiː/; Ancient Gr****: Λήθη Lḗthē; Ancient Gr****: [lɛ́:tʰɛː], Modern Gr****: [ˈliθi]), also referred to as Lemosyne, was...
- Lethe (Λήθη) is a goddess and the river of forgetfulness in Gr**** mythology'. Lethe may also refer to: River Lethe, a river in Alaska Lethe (genus), a...
- In classical Gr****, Lethe (Λήθη; Ancient Gr****: [lɛː́tʰɛː], Modern Gr****: [ˈliθi]) literally means "forgetfulness" or "concealment" and is related to...
- River Lethe is located 18 km (12 mi) west of Mount Katmai, Alaska Peninsula, and is the middle branch of the Ukak River. It flows through the Valley of...
- Lethe anthedon, the northern pearly-eye, is a species of butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number...
- Lethes is a genus of beetles in the family Cerambycidae, containing the following species: Lethes humeralis Zayas, 1975 Lethes indignus Zayas, 1975 Lethes...
- 45–55 mm. It resembles Lethe confusa; however, the Lethe confusa bears a white band on its wings, setting them apart. The Lethe diana's wingspan ranges...
- Lethe gemina, Tytler's treebrown, is a species of Satyrinae butterfly found in the Indomalayan realm (West China, Naga Hills and, as subspecies zaitha...
- Cucullia lethe is a species of moth in the family Noctuidae (the owlet moths). It is found in North America. The MONA or Hodges number for Cucullia lethe is...
- Lethe appalachia, known generally as the Appalachian brown or Appalachian e**** brown, is a species of brush-footed butterfly in the family Nymphalidae...