Leukothea

[ loo-koth-ee-uh ]
/ luˈkɒθ i ə /

noun

Definition for leukothea (2 of 2)

Leucothea

or Leu·koth·e·a

[ loo-koth-ee-uh ]
/ luˈkɒθ i ə /

noun Classical Mythology.

a sea goddess, the deified Ino, who gave Odysseus a veil as a float after a storm had destroyed his raft.

Origin of Leucothea

< Greek: literally, the white goddess
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