Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

Triptolemus

or Triptolemos

[trip-tol-uh-muh s] /trɪpˈtɒl ə məs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
1.
a favorite of Demeter and the inventor of the plow and patron of agriculture, connected with the Eleusinian mysteries.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Triptolemus
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Triptolemus

Triptolemus

/trɪpˈtɒlɪməs/
noun
1.
(Greek myth) a favourite of Demeter, sent by her to teach mankind agriculture
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for triptolemus

Word Value for Triptolemus

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends