Rhadamanthys

Rhadamanthys

[rad-uh-man-thuhs]
noun
1.
Classical Mythology. a son of Zeus and Europa, rewarded for the justice he exemplified on earth by being made, after his death, a judge in the Underworld, where he served with his brothers Minos and Aeacus.
2.
an inflexibly just or severe judge.
Also, Rhadamanthus.

Rhadamanthine [rad-uh-man-thin, -thahyn] , adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Rhadamanthys
Collins
World English Dictionary
Rhadamanthus or Rhadamanthys (ˌrædəˈmænθəs)
 
n
Greek myth one of the judges of the dead in the underworld
 
Rhadamanthys or Rhadamanthys
 
n
 
Rhada'manthine or Rhadamanthys
 
adj

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;