Rhadamanthus

noun
Rhad·​a·​man·​thus | \ ˌra-də-ˈman(t)-thəs How to pronounce Rhadamanthus (audio) \

Definition of Rhadamanthus

: a judge of the underworld in Greek mythology

First Known Use of Rhadamanthus

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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