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Lamia

Lamia

[ley-mee-uh]
Lamia, in Greek mythology, grief-crazed woman whose name was used to frighten children. Her own children were killed by Hera, who was jealous of Zeus' love for her; thereafter Lamia, out of envy for happy mothers, stole and killed the children of others. In later legend, the name Lamia was also used for a woman who lured a youth to his destruction.
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See also

  • Lamia Loveless, a fictional character from the Super Robot Wars series

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