noun, plural la·mi·as, la·mi·ae [ley-mee-ee] /ˈleɪ miˌi/ for 1, 2.
Origin of lamia
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“The uprising has been a big challenge for us…really, the situation is awful,” said Lamia Assem, director of marketing.Winston Churchill’s Egyptian Getaway: The Old Cataract Hotel|Lauren Bohn|December 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For the present he determined not to publish Lamia, Isabella, and the other poems written since Endymion.Keats|Sidney Colvin
Lamia was our goal, a city where one finds comfortable quarters and good eating.Vacation days in Greece|Rufus B. Richardson
When the lamia was gone away, Letiko called out: 'Little hares!The Grey Fairy Book|Various