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ˈθæn əˌtɒs, -toʊsthanatos

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Thanatosnoun

    (Greek mythology) the Greek personification of death; son of Nyx

  2. death instinct, death wish, Thanatosnoun

    (psychoanalysis) an unconscious urge to die


  1. Thanatosnoun

    the in Freudian psychoanalysis.

    Etymology: From Θάνατος

  2. Thanatosnoun

    Ancient Greek God of peaceful or natural death.

    Etymology: From Θάνατος


  1. Thanatos

    In Greek mythology, Thanatos was the daemon personification of death. He was a minor figure in Greek mythology, often referred to but rarely appearing in person. His name is transliterated in Latin as Thanatus, but his equivalent in Roman mythology is Mors or Letus/Letum, and he is sometimes identified erroneously with Orcus.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thanatos in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thanatos in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    in or of the month preceding the present one
    • A. eloquent
    • B. ravening
    • C. ultimo
    • D. eminent

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