lotophagi

plural noun

lo·​toph·​a·​gi
ləˈtäfəˌjī,
lōˈ-
sometimes capitalized

Word History

Etymology

Latin, legendary people who ate the lotus and encouraged travelers who visited them to do the same, from Greek Lōtophagoi, from lōtos lotus + -phagoi (plural of -phagos -phagous)

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“Lotophagi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lotophagi. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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