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chthonic

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adjective chthon·ic \ˈthä-nik\

Definition of chthonic

  1. :  of or relating to the underworld :  infernal <chthonic deities>



Variants of chthonic

also chtho·ni·an play \ˈthō-nē-ən\

Origin of chthonic

Greek chthon-, chthōn earth — more at humble


First Known Use: 1882

Rhymes with chthonic


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