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Meaning of CHTHONIC

Pronunciation:  'thânik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of the underworld; "nether regions"
 

CHTHONIC is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chthonian, infernal, lower, nether
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chthon"ic\, a. [Gr. ?, ?, the earth.]
Pertaining to the earth; earthy; as, chthonic religions.

      [The] chthonic character of the wife of Zeus. --Max
                                               M["u]ller.

 

 

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