Given Name LETO

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Λητω (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: LE-TAW (Classical Greek), LEE-to (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Possibly from Lycian lada meaning "wife". Other theories connect it to Greek ληθω (letho) meaning "hidden, forgotten". In Greek mythology she was the mother of Apollo and Artemis by Zeus.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Latona (Roman Mythology)
USER SUBMISSION: Léto

Categories

consorts of Zeus
Entry updated July 11, 2018