Latin definition for: moly, molyos/is


  • declension: undeclined


  1. plant (white flower and black root) (mythical used by Odysseus against Circe)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Appears only in Pliny’s “Natural History”
  • Source: Lewis & Short, “A Latin Dictionary”, 1879 (Lewis & Short)

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